Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll highlight the Theatre at Latitude 58’s production of The Miracle Worker;
We’ll get the details about the upcoming SEAS Sailing Schedule;
Two Members of the Attacca String Quartet will be here with a preview of their performances during this year’s Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival;
Donny Burras will be here to focus on summer camps at the Zach Gordon Youth Center;
United Way Southeast President Wayne Stevens will join us to talk about their Literacy Cruise.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- 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.
- Three helmets, two hats, a headdress and a beaded shirt are from as far back as the 1600s to about 1890. They will be stored through the National Park Service, with access being granted to the Tlingit clans.