Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts;
We’ll talk with peace advocate John Dear, who will be giving two talks and leading a workshop this weekend;
Richard Radford and Ottie Nasea will be here to highlight AWARE’s “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes,” program;
Tom Robenolt will bring us up to date on Perseverance Theatre’s new production, Boeing, Boeing, opening May 2;
And we’ll talk with Sitka author, John Straley about his new book, Cold Storage Alaska;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The cast and crew of the American Public Media program “A Prairie Home Companion” cruised to Alaska this summer.