Wednesday on A Juneau Afternoon, Jamie Waste hosts.
We’ll talk with Lisa Ibias and Dwayne Corbin about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony performances;
We’ll find out what a statewide group of middle-schoolers are learning about drones;
We’ll learn about STICK FIGURES, an art project for ARC of Anchorage;
And Amy Kadinger will be here with a preview of her presentation about Eating for Energy.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today on KTOO-NEWS-Juneau. If you miss the live show, it’s also available at 4 on KRNN, and on-line at ktoo.org.
- The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.
- The U.S. Department of Labor says the state ferry system is violating the Family and Medical Leave Act. It's filed a civil complaint in federal court.
- Formerly bankrupt Miller Energy Resources and its subsidiaries want cash-credit payments its owed, frozen until lawsuit is resolved.
- Anchorage Police are searching for five people involved in an assault and kidnapping in East Anchorage. Police say the suspects abducted and beat Abshir Mohammed, 24, on Sunday in a house on the 6500 block of Cimmaron Circle.