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.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.