Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
Juneau Ice Hockey’s Steve Quinn will be here to tell us about Learn to Skate Saturday;
We’ll hear about Perseverance Theatre’s production of The Illiad,
Phil Campbell, pastor of Northern Light United Church, will be in to give us an update on the roof project and a grant they received,
And we’ll hear about local arts activities with our regular feature, Arts Up.
- These are the days when a president turns to thoughts of legacy. As the months tick down on this Administration, President Obama has created a marine national monument off new England and last month vastly expanded one near Hawaii. Alaska interest groups are working to get his attention, too. Some want him to take bold action in the 49th State before he leaves office, and others are urging him to resist those calls.
- Homer Electric Association held an informational meeting on September 28 to answer questions about the upcoming vote on deregulation. The meeting, which was held at Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, attracted more than 100 people. The overwhelming majority were HEA customers who expressed concerns about the consequences of deregulation.
- Bob Banghart is developing the musical score for the upcoming stage adaptation at Arena Stage in Washington D.C.
- 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.