Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk with the United Way’s Wayne Stevens about their Community Impact Grants;
Keith Karpstein, from the Department of Transportation, will be here to highlight Tuesday’s Open House regarding Mendenhall Loop Road Improvements;
We’ll find out about the upcoming OysterFest;
And we’ll find out about efforts to increase voter turnout.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music & more on A Juneau Afternoon.
Tonight at 7, on KTOO-NEWS, the premiere of a new series, One Jew, One Lutheran, One Hour.
- 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.