Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Karleen Grummett about the Empty Chair Project;
We’ll continue our FISH-101 series with guest Ross Coen, offering a preview of his talk on Thursday about Alaskan fishermen and the Japanese “invasion” of Bristol Bay;
We’ll find out about Sitka’s Island Institute with guest Carolyn Servid.
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Southeast’s largest tribal organization will soon be able to offer an alternative to the court system for some criminal cases.
- Joe Nelson of Juneau said many in the delegation felt strongly that the position should be filled by a tribal representative.
- The Presbyterian Church officially apologized to indigenous people across the country during a gathering of Alaska Native people this weekend. For decades the church took part in the forced removal of children from their homes and families.
- Polls show the presidential race is unusually tight in Alaska. Juneau residents attending two election events shared their opinions on the polls and the candidates.