Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk with Kate Boyan and Annie Dennis about their First Friday show at Annie Kaill’s;
Pete Griffin will be here to highlight the release of his second CD of Stories, Welcome to Alaska;
Bruce Botelho will update us on the Juneau International Folkdancers;
And we’ll find out what’s on the musical Menu at Food Truck Friday at the JACC.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- The governor of North Dakota had set Wednesday as the evacuation deadline for the largest protest camp. The Trump administration is allowing the pipeline to be built, despite the protests.
- U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan is urging the State Board of Game to get behind legislation to repeal a rule regulating predator control on federal wildlife refuges in Alaska.
- Erika McConnell has worked in Anchorage’s municipal planning department for more than a decade. McConnell’s new job as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office falls under the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development.
- State lawmakers are considering making a new holiday to honor the contributions of black soldiers who helped build what is still the only road connecting Alaska to the Lower 48. The legislation is sponsored by Sen. David Wilson, and it would make October 25 African American Soldiers’ Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day. It’s quite a