We’ll talk with Randy Hurtte about this Saturday’s Litter Free Cleanup Day;
Seattle Architect Tom Kundig will talk about his presentation at tonight’s Alaska Design Forum;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s Jazz & Classics Concert, Brahms Away, with members of the Jasper String Quartet;
Gina White will talk about Saturday’s March of Dimes/March for Babies event.
And Mark Piotroski will give us the details about this Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Local education officials are applying for state money to replace and repair leaky roofs at several Juneau schools. About $5 million is coming in over the next five years earmarked for school maintenance from sales tax money that voters approved in the Oct. 3 election.
- "They’re calling it GTA, grand theft Anchorage, right now," said Rep. Lora Reinbold, who says she wants to repeal Senate Bill 91. "It’s outrageous, what’s going on in the city that I love.”
- After several failed motions, the Alcohol Control Board couldn’t come to an agreement. They’ll revisit the advisory at a November meeting.
- The prosecution has rested its case in the homicide trial underway in Juneau Superior Court. Strawn, who was charged for Brandon Cook's death in October 2015, now has a chance to present his own evidence and witnesses.