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.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.