Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
We’ll find out about the 1786 LaPerouse Expedition and the potluck tonight celebrating the group from France visiting Juneau;
We’ll get a preview of Warriors, one of three plays being staged by Perseverance Theatre’s Summerfest.
Greg Cheney will be here to highlight his new film about the Empty Chair Project;
And Catherine Hatch will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- The multi-year project commissioned by the Arctic Council features indigenous youth gathering and sharing traditions.
- This week, 88 Energy announced they've started setting up a rig on the North Slope to drill a second well for Project Icewine. According to a recent 88 Energy presentation, the company thinks its leases may hold between 1.4 and 3.6 billion barrels of oil.
- The state is fining oil and gas company Hilcorp an additional $160,000 for using nitrogen without permission while working on two wells in 2015 -- the same practice that nearly killed three North Slope workers.
- Roughly 6,000 state workers were unable to log in to their computers, affecting two in five executive branch workers.