Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Katie Bausler about events at UAS including tonight’s concert at the UAS Rec Center with Irene Muller and her band;
Shona Strauser will bring two UAS student cast members, Mel Scriven and Chris Sims here to give us a preview of the UAS/Perseverance Theater presentation of The Marriage of Bette and Boo;
We’ll get more details on Saturday’s Women Expo when event coordinator Jetta Whitaker comes in with keynote speaker Jo Packham, editor of the magazine Where Women Create;
And we’ll get a preview about tonight’s performance by REACH actors at the CANVAS from director Shona Strausser and art assistant Ruth Simpson.
- About 100 people attended a re-election campaign kick off event in Juneau for Gov. Walker and Lt. Gov. Mallott. Walker set aside a few minutes to take our questions.
- Gov. Bill Walker says he wouldn't go through the hassle of calling another special session this year if he didn't expect Alaska legislators to pass the bills on his agenda. But Walker faces an uphill battle in selling skeptical senators on his new tax bill.
- The bow of an abandoned boat could be seen this weekend drifting up and down the Gastineau Channel between Lemon Creek and the Douglas Bridge. A broadcast warning to mariners was issued Saturday, but no further action was being taken as of Sunday afternoon.
- With a surge in vehicle thefts in Anchorage, some residents are taking matters into their own hands. One group mobilizing through Facebook is reuniting stolen vehicles with their owners. Members of the A Team, as they call themselves, say they are filling a void left by overworked police.