Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts;
We’ll talk with photographer Wayne Owen about his First Friday show at KTOO this month;
Kevin Hood will be here to highlight the CANVAS First Friday show, Voices in the Wilderness;
We’ll talk with stone sculptor Bob Koenizer about his First Friday exhibit at the Juneau Artists’ Gallery
And we’ll get a taste of Food Truck Friday this week with Johnny Fishmonger and get a preview of tonight’s concert with the Thunder Mountain Big Band, as well as Sunday’s Music On The Fly concert, featuring Kristin Gerot.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Gov. Bill Walker put a hold on an administrative order he issued in February, saying he needed more stakeholder feedback.
- Hundreds of people gathered Thursday at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to celebrate the opening of a newly completed Huna Tribal House and the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. But not everyone could make it. Tribal members and elected officials were stuck at the Juneau International Airport.
- "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.