Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardis hosts.
We’ll hear about the Early Learning Fair at Harborview Elementary School with Joy Lion;
Ida Barnack of St. Vincent de Paul will be here to tell us about the Walk for the Friends of the Poor on Saturday,
We’ll learn about a workshop for starting and operating a specialty food business in Alaska from Sarah Lewis of the UAF Cooperative Extension;
And we’ll speak with John Elliot about his Thursday night KRNN Spotlight Series concert at the Goldtown Nickelodeon theater.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- French President François Hollande was at the White House trying broaden an international coalition to fight the Islamic State.
- Canadian regulators say the Tulsequah Chief Project, near Juneau, has agreed to reduce pollution leaking into a nearby river. But the mine won’t have to restart a shuttered water-treatment plant.
- On the sidewalks, at the stores, at the bars, people have been talking about a loud sound they heard around 2:30 a.m. Saturday. Most have never heard anything like it before.
- A pilot program called Alaska Innovative Medicine in Anchorage is rounding out its first year trying to improve that journey for patients while also spending less on health care.