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.
- “Scrap it,” said Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assemblyman Steve Colligan. “We would be better off spending $500,000 to send it to the scrapyard.”
- Some 34,000 Alaskans are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits but don't apply. That's $65 million from the federal government that's not getting into local economies.
- Nick Pletnikoff, who has autism, was pepper-sprayed outside his home by Kodiak police in September. He was never charged with a crime. The family is suing for more than $100,000 plus punitive damages.
- Scalia was perhaps the leading voice of uncompromising conservatism on the Supreme Court. In his 29 years on the court, he achieved almost a cult following for dissents.