Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll get the details about an upcoming concert by Michael Smith;
We’ll talk with Lee and Linda Parker about the Gustavus Centennial Celebrations;
We’ll continue our FISH-101 Series with guest Cal Casipit, from the Forest Service, as we learn about subsistence fisheries;
We’ll find out about the 52nd Grand Session of the Alaska Assembly of the International Order of the Rainbow;
And we’ll get a preview of Tuesday’s presentation at the Library about Morris Dancing.
- Officer Smith says that the anti-camping ordinance would allow him to focus on the type of sleepers who are attracting the most complaints but not everyone sleeping downtown.
- The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
- KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45 president of the United States beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. The event’s being held at U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
- The Juneau Assembly will be asked next week to approve $3.06 million in pay increases for employees at Bartlett Regional Hospital. That's after the city-owned hospital's board of directors approved a tentative agreement with its unionized workforce after more than a year of negotiations that ended with the help of federal mediators.