Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk with Elephant Revival about their upcoming performance at the SE Alaska State Fair;
Lena Simmons and Byron McGilvray will be here to highlight next week’s Broadway Splash Summer Mid-Summer Vocal Workshop;
We’ll talk with members of Mod Carousel about their new show this weekend.
Margaret O’Neil, from the Juneau Economic Development Council, will be here to highlight next week’s workshop for seniors;
And Miranda McCarty will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.