Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Laury Scandling hosts.
We’ll talk with Kyle Picket about his years as the Music Director & conductor of the Juneau Symphony;
J. Kevin Burchfield will be here to highlight his new novel, Jingle, Jingle;
And we’ll continue our Fish 101 series with Tom Rutecki, from the National Marine Fisheries Auke Bay Lab.
- Marian Call and Laura Zahasky dropped into the arts room recently to record a Red Carpet Concert. Call has a new album out called "Standing Stones."
- One major challenge is simply convincing people that solar works in Alaska -- and that, in fact, Alaska might be ideal solar territory.
- The state has asked the new presidential administration for a waiver to pay more than 80 percent of reinsurance costs.
- The state’s only professional sports franchise, the Alaska Aces, will fold after this season. The decision was announced Thursday, Feb. 23.