Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
Ruth Johnson will be here to highlight this weekend’s Beat The Odds Race
We’ll talk with Dixie Belcher and Elaine Schroeder about the upcoming visit by an 81-year old Thai activist;
Charles Rohrbacher will be here to talk about his show, Icons for Iraq;
We’ll learn about this Friday’s Groundworks Opportunities fundraising Orange Is The New Black Party;
And we’ll hear about local Arts Activities with our regular feature, Arts Up.
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- Mayor Ken Koelsch, Debbie White and Mary Becker opposed it. Deputy Mayor Jerry Nankervis was on a scratchy phone connection and did not respond to the roll call to vote.
- The proposal for a 130-unit high-rise apartment building to be built over a downtown city parking lot has alarmed some community members. But city officials say there is no final plan and closure of the deal is still months away.
- “Things have to have an endpoint to it, or they have to have something that keeps directing you, telling you that you’re in the right area,” said troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters.
- The Department of the Interior announced today that 29 local Alaska governments would receive $29.7 million in Payment in Lieu of Taxes funds, or PILT.