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.
- “Clearly those are going to be the most difficult issues that have to be solved going forward," said Republican Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, a leader in the Senate. "I don’t think they’re going to happen in this bill.”
- On many Alaska beaches, plastic washes up faster than it can be picked up. The remote locations and mountains of plastic make Chris Pallister’s clean up work incredibly expensive.
- The unofficial mayor of Talkeetna, Stubbs the cat, passed away in the overnight hours between Thursday and Friday, according to his owners.
- The Trump administration has directed the National Park Service in Alaska and the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge to reconsider bans on certain state allowed game harvest techniques.