Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Annie Bartholomew hosts.
We’ll talk with Odette Edgar and John Thedinga about this Saturday’s Community Garden Harvest Fair;
Catherine Kel and Brandon Howard will talk about their upcoming project with the Canvas;
Michel Genest, cookbook author, will be here to highlight her new book and her presentation at Rainbow Foods this Saturday afternoon;
And we’ll talk with Georgi Johnson about her book, I Am Here, about Guided Meditation.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- For the second time this year, a Republican from Matanuska-Susitna Borough left the state Senate majority caucus.
- The U.S. Senate is working on the health care bill, and Alaska health commissioner Valerie Davidson is in Washington, D.C., to meet with Alaska's senators, Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski. One-quarter of Alaska's population currently is covered by Medicaid.
- Police posted this security video of the suspect on its Facebook page and described him as white, 25 to 30 years old, 6-foot-3 and skinny with scruffy facial hair.
- Uber and Lyft are negotiating with the City and Borough of Juneau over the collection of the city's sales tax. The companies insist it's the drivers' responsibility to collect and remit the 5 percent tax on fares.