Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll get an update on the whale project from Kathy Rudy and Jim Clark;
As part of our CBJ Department Profile series, we’ll get a report on the Juneau Police Department from Chief Bryce Johnson;
We’ll speak with Sarah Lidstone about the African Children’s Choir and their concerts in early September;
And the new Teaching and Learning Director Ted Wilson will be here to talk about the Juneau School District’s Report Card to the Public.
Plus, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, were met by a large crowd, music and dancing in Carcross this week. They event was part of a larger tour around the Yukon after traveling through British Columbia. The visit focused on First Nations issues and culture.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.