Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll get our regular update on activities at UAS and hear about this season’s Evening at Egan line-up;
Beth Weigel will be here to tell us about what’s going on in Juneau’s libraries,
And we’ll learn more about the Wilderness Act as we celebrate its 50th anniversary with Forest Service Wilderness Manager Kevin Hood and Juneau District Ranger Brad Orr.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
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- President Trump hasn't mentioned it as he's defended the memorabilia over the past week, but historians say the statues were originally built to send a clear message to black Americans.
- Thousands of counterprotesters gathered in Boston Common to meet the rally participants, who said they have no connection to those who perpetrated violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, last week.
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