Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Anne Fuller will talk with Katherine Rue about her novels for young readers – she’s having a booksigning on Sunday, the 24th of August at Hearthside Books;
Rob Roys will be here to talk about his work being selected as Best of Show by he Alaska Watercolor Society;
And Colette Costa will come in to highlight the three films currently showing at the Goldtown Theatre;
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- In visits to the Lower 48, Alaskans may have caught a ride in an Uber or Lyft car. Now, people around the state can use the ride-sharing companies at home. This month, Alaska became the latest state to make way for the transportation apps.
- It’s do-or-die week in Olympia. It's cliché to say, but if lawmakers don’t pass a budget and send it to the governor for his signature before midnight on Friday, state government will go into partial shutdown. Washington lawmakers are optimistic that won’t happen.
- The management slate won this year’s Sealaska board election. Three incumbents and a newcomer who ran with them beat out eight independent candidates.
- A local archaeologist says there may be the remains of a historic Alutiiq fish trap on the north end of Kodiak Island. Those types of man-made formations are rare to discover in the region, he said.