Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll continue our Fish 101 series with Tyson Fick, from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute;
Amanda Tripplette will be here to highlight the Best of UAS events;
We’ll talk with Kyle Wiley Pickett about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony concerts;
We’ll get an update from Marjie Hamburger about the second Friday exhibit at the Juneau/Douglas museum;
And we’ll hear an audio profile about the Children of All Nations Dance Group;
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3pm on KTOO-NEWS.
- Lawmakers who represent areas outside Juneau receive $295 for each day of the special session. Juneau lawmakers receive $221.25 per day.
- Sixteen veterans of the Alaska Territorial Guard will be honored at a discharge ceremony today. Four of them are from Western Alaska.
- The historic houses in Juneau and Douglas were predominately built by miners and fishermen long before today's zoning was put into place. That's prevented homeowners from restoring or rebuilding homes in these neighborhoods without running into conflict with the city's zoning laws -- a temporary fix may be on the way.
- Alaska U.S. Rep. Don Young wants to know why Americans are still fighting in Afghanistan. He has co-sponsored a bill that would end funding for the war in a year, unless the president and Congress affirm the need for it.