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.
- The appropriation meets the full amount state law allows the CBJ to give the school district plus provides $925,700 for other programs and activities not tied to the state funding cap.
- The Juneau Assembly is no longer considering shuttering the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The 41-year-old institution is one of several facilities singled out for closing to help close a $1.9 million shortfall.
- Ishmael Hope's second book of poetry, "Rock Piles Along the Eddy," explores indigenous thought.
- After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.