Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk about tonight’s UAS Evening at Egan presentation about Berner’s Bay with guest Sanjay Pyare, Associate Professor Geography at UAS;
Chuck Smythe and Zachery Jones will be here with an overview of this month’s Native American Heritage Month Lecture series;
Kim Naylor will bring artist Dave Rubin by to highlight First Friday exhibits at the Alaska State Museum;
We’ll talk with Jim Fowler about his First Friday show of original children’s book illustrations;
And Odette Edgar will feature the Quilt Show at KTOO by the Monday Night Sewing Circle & the Gold Street Quilters.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A swath of downtown Juneau went dark for about a half hour on Friday morning. AEL&P blamed the outage on unspecified equipment failure in a feeder circuit.
- It aims to preserve Alaska Native culture by giving tribes and tribal organizations the ability to oversee local child welfare problems, rather than social workers coming in from outside their communities. That often results in children being removed from their communities.
- Dressed in full Gwich’in regalia, Potts recounted growing up in a modest dirt-floor hunting cabin in Eagle, losing someone close to suicide, and taking the conventions theme of strength in unity to get back to enjoying life again.
- The Juneau School District wants to consolidate its two high school football programs and cheer squads. Superintendent Dr. Mark Miller said at a press conference Thursday afternoon that the decision to send a formal request to the Alaska School Activities Association has been two years in the making.