Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Andrea Thomas, from SEARHC, about some upcoming Health Insurance workshops;
We’ll profile the CBJ Public Works Department with Samantha Stoughtenger;
Maire New will be here to highlight her work with Moscow’s Bolshoi Ballet;
New Student Services Director, Bridget Weiss, will be here to talk about Back to School Immunizations.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Roughly 6,000 state workers were unable to log in to their computers, affecting two in five executive branch workers.
- The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.
- One of the Sealaska regional Native corporation’s longest-serving leaders is stepping down. Rosita Worl says she will not run for another term after 30 years on the board.
- President Donald Trump’s budget outline calls for eliminating funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA has been a frequent target of Republicans, but U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski supports the endowment, and Tuesday she won the 2017 Congressional Arts Leadership Award.