Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll get a preview of next week’s concert by Bela Fleck and Chick Corea;
We’ll talk with John McConnochie & Sara Bornstein about next month’s Bike to Work month activities;
Learn about Discovery Southeast’s Outdoor Explorers Summer Day Camp;
Stacy Diouf will be here to highlight the School district’s Integrated Pre-school program.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday 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.