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.
- Lawmakers who represent areas outside Juneau receive $295 for each day of the special session. Juneau lawmakers receive $221.25 per day.
- Sixteen veterans of the Alaska Territorial Guard will be honored at a discharge ceremony today. Four of them are from Western Alaska.
- The historic houses in Juneau and Douglas were predominately built by miners and fishermen long before today's zoning was put into place. That's prevented homeowners from restoring or rebuilding homes in these neighborhoods without running into conflict with the city's zoning laws -- a temporary fix may be on the way.
- Alaska U.S. Rep. Don Young wants to know why Americans are still fighting in Afghanistan. He has co-sponsored a bill that would end funding for the war in a year, unless the president and Congress affirm the need for it.