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.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.