Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll get an update on Perseverance Theatre’s SummerFest with Art Rotch and Ben Brown;
Pat Race will be here with details on his new Downtown Juneau map;
We’ll find out about the new gallery in town, the Trickster Company with Rico Worl;
And we’ll learn about Juneau’s newest downtown deli, Panhandle Provisions with Travis Smith.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.