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.
- Cynthia Franklin, who helped guide Alaska's work in setting up the state's legal marijuana industry, is resigning as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office.
- An online controversy spread to the halls of city government in Anchorage on Tuesday, with accusations flying about fake news, liberal media bias and a militant Islamic training camp in Wasilla that does not exist.
- Former Sen. John Glenn has died at 95. After a career as a Marine pilot, Glenn was chosen as an astronaut. He was the third American in space.
- In the past two months, 300 dead puffins have washed up on St. Paul Island, alarming residents who had only seen six carcasses over the last decade. The die-off appears to be slowing down now, but scientists say it could be the sign of a much larger ecosystem problem.