Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Katie Bausler about UAS Spring Offerings;
We’ll hear holiday stories read by Enrique Bravo and Katie Bausler;
We’ll talk with Jim Michner, from Sitka, about the Alaska Pure Sea Salt Company;
And Crystal Bourland will be here with details about Sunday’s Health Care Presentation.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Juneau Assembly declined to pass a broaden sales tax exemption for seniors. Opposition from businesses prodded elected officials to refer the initiative back to committee.
- Fines for pet owners whose for critters scooped up by animal control officers have gone up. The fees hadn't been adjusted for nearly 17 years.
- 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.”