Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll get a preview of Wednesday’s Pillars of America speech by Jon Dau;
We’ll get the details about a new Tlingit language app with guest Simon Roberts;
We’ll talk with guitarist Dimitris Kotronakis, one of the guest performers at this year’s Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival;
And we’ll learn about the upcoming Juneau Douglas High School production of The Imaginary Invalid.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.