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 Army National Guard has announced the start of a three-year pilot program that gives waivers to Alaska Natives who might be trying to join the Guard,
- Clean up garden debris and start mixing compost into your soil before covering garden beds with plastic.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.