Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Jessie Herman-Haywood about Friday night’s Fish Fest at the Twisted Fish;
Ralph Steeves and Julie Spiegel will be here to highlight the free tours of the NOAA facility;
Lena Gilbertson will share the details about the latest Big Brothers/Big Sisters fundraiser;
And Andy Kline will be here to celebrate the release of the new brew from the Alaska Brewing Company.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.