Friday on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
We’ll learn about the screening of the new video, The Wisdom of the Grandmothers with producer, Susan Stark Christenson;
Becky Janes, from Above & Beyond Alaska, will be here to highlight some special fundraising kayak trips;
We’ll talk with Curtis Salgado about his Juneau Jazz & Classics dance/concert on Friday;
Karen Fortwrangler, from Helping Hands, will be here to highlight Saturday’s Food Drive, STAMP OUT HUNGER.
We’ll talk with Laine Welch about her part in this weekend’s Juneau Maritime Festival;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more – live at 3 on KTOO-NEWS, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on demand via ktoo.org
Things are happening in Alaska
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With fall storm season looming, a struggle to keep one village school’s fuel tanks from falling into the Kuskokwim RiverThe Lower Kuskokwim School District is developing a plan to avert environmental disaster
- A Recall Dunleavy organizer says the campaign isn’t slowing down after the veto reversals.
- "Molly of Denali" is the first national children's TV show to feature an Alaska Native lead. Some of the show’s creators came to Juneau and put on a vocal acting workshop to help local kids find their own voices.
- Linguist Michael Krauss documented conversations with the last surviving speakers of Eyak, advocated for preserving endangered languages and created a map of Alaska Native languages.