It’s been snowing at Eaglecrest, while it’s raining at sea level.
On KTOO’s weekly report from Eaglecrest Ski Area, Casey Kelly talks to Barb Lindh about the improving conditions on the mountain, upcoming classes and events, and January’s Learn to Ski and Snowboard month.
The Eaglecrest Ski Area Report is a weekly feature on KTOO-FM’s Morning Edition every Friday at 6:50 a.m. during the ski season.
- It’s not clear whether independent Gov. Bill Walker will run in the primary. A campaign spokesperson said Walker could not comment because it is a pending legal matter to which the state is a party.
- Gastineau Community School has been renamed Sayéik Gastineau Community School. The Juneau School Board voted unanimously to add the traditional Tlingit name, which loosely translates to “spirit helper.”
- Christopher Strawn testified he walked home with his dog and was going to sleep when Brandon Cook was shot and killed on Oct. 20, 2015.
- Gov. Walker and Lt. Gov. Mallott both spoke, but is was the 17-year-old keynote speaker who brought the room to its feet with applause and cheers.