Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts;
We’ll continue our FISH-101 series by talking to Julianne Curry, from the United Fishermen of Alaska;
La Rea Jones and Leslie Wood will come in to tell us about the Music on the Fly concert Sunday from 6:45-7:45 Sunday evening at the Juneau International Airport;
We’ll talk with Claire Richardson about Saturday’s Starr Hill Summer Potluck;
Jerry Harmon will be here to highlight this weekend’s Gold Rush Days;
We’ll find out about the music and food you’ll find at this week’s Food Truck Friday and Music On The Fly.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.
- One of the Sealaska regional Native corporation’s longest-serving leaders is stepping down. Rosita Worl says she will not run for another term after 30 years on the board.
- President Donald Trump’s budget outline calls for eliminating funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA has been a frequent target of Republicans, but U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski supports the endowment, and Tuesday she won the 2017 Congressional Arts Leadership Award.
- Ten years ago, Paul Manafort "secretly worked for a Russian oligarch who wanted him to promote Russian interests," the AP's Chad Day tells NPR.