Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll meet Sulak Sivaraksa, an 81 year-old Thai activist who will be giving a variety of presentations around town;
As part of our CBJ Department Profile series, we’ll get a report on the Parks and Recreation Department from Brent Fischer and George Schaaf;
JSD Superintendent Mark Miller and principal Bridget Weiss will be on the show to talk about the school district’s response to hazing and moving forward as a community.
And we’ll hear from teacher Cindy McCallon and Jeannie Paden about Grandparent’s Day September 7th and some upcoming free classes on Thursdays in September on grand parenting.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A few years ago, Juneau School District gradually started cutting the travel budget for high school activities. Then the money stopped.
- Project coordinator Katharine Heumann said the decision came after hearing criticism of the proposal from Travel Juneau and members of the community.
- Wednesday is the first day of school for about 4,700 students across Juneau.
- Eight buoy tenders and their crews from Alaska, British Columbia, and the Pacific Northwest are in Juneau this week for the annual Buoy Tender Roundup and Olympics.