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.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.