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.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.