Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host for Joan Pardes.
We’ll talk with Julie (“Just Julie”) Sanbei, a blocker with the Juneau Rollergirls about their 2013-2014 season;
Karla Hart and Ben Lyman will be here to talk about Auke Bay planning meetings to be held Wednesday evening and Saturday morning at UAS;
Lisa Wawrzonek, Court Visitor with the Alsheimer’s Resource of Alaska Anchorage office, will be here with a preview of her presentation tonight, Understanding Adult Guardianship;
And we’ll talk with photographer Chis Miller about his show of photographs of the Taku River and Chris Zimmer of Rivers Without Borders about his presentation this Wednesday at the Silverbow concerning Canadian mines which affect Alaska’s Taku and Unuk River drainages.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News
- A lawsuit filed in federal court this week seeks to remove the residency requirement for people gathering signatures for state ballot initiatives.
- For the second time in two years, a Skagway political figure has been ordered to pay a fine for incomplete financial disclosures. Assembly hopeful Dan Henry failed to disclose substantial debt on his candidate paperwork. He will still be able to run for office in the upcoming election.
- Administration officials have a mouthful of a name for it: the “capped hybrid head tax.” It's a flat 1.5 percent of wages and self-employment income, with a maximum of twice the value of that year's Alaska Permanent Fund dividend.
- A federal district court has sided with conservationists fighting to preserve the U.S. Forest Service's "roadless rule" that limits road building in national forests. Alaska conservationists opposed to expanded logging in Tongass National Forest hailed the ruling as a victory.