Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll highlight next Wednesday’s UAS presentation, Translocal Muslim Identities around the World;
Sherry Patterson will tell us about community celebrations of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 20;
We’ll get a preview of the Friday Fireside Lecture: Southeast Alaska Residents’ Observations of Environmental and Climate Changes;
And Lisa Eagan Lagerquist will tell us about this year’s Luna Fest women’s film series, to be screened tonight at Centennial Hall;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- 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.