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.
- “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.