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 National Endowment for the Arts has named a Chilkat weaver from Juneau as one of its nine National Heritage Fellows. Anna Brown Ehlers, 62, has been recognized for her mastery of this challenging art form that's specific to Southeast Alaska and parts of British Columbia.
- The state Legislature's conference committee cut $8 million from the University of Alaska's budget on Wednesday, a softer blow than the nearly $22 million reduction proposed by the state Senate.
- “Real Boy” is the story of a trangender youth who is building a career as a musician in the Bay Area of California. The film was directed by Shaleece Haas, a former news intern at KCAW in Sitka.
- Gov. Jay Inslee called a third special session Wednesday and demanded that House Democrats and Senate Republicans get to the table and get a deal.