Friday, August 4, 2017
Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
He’ll be talking with artist, Debby Bloom, about her First Friday show at Coppa;
Christie Namee Erickson and Diego Sun Woo (age 8) will be here to highlight a postcard contest at Kindred Post; as well as First Friday activities there;
We’ll talk with K. J. Metcalf about Sunday’s Hiroshima Vigil;
And Robert Sewell will be here with details about Saturday’s Douglas Island Neighbors Association Annual Celebration
At 4, tune in to KTOO for All Things Considered, followed at 6 by Alaska News Nightly. At 6:30, it’s Marketplace. Left, Right & Center, now an hour, at 7, with SNAP JUDGEMENT 8. At 9, Democracy Now; news from a Canadian perspective is on at 10 with As It Happens, and BBC News is at 11. That’s tonight on KTOO-Juneau.
Things are happening in Alaska
Jump straight to the exciting parts with insightful (and entertaining) Alaska news from The Signal, the news email you’ll wish came more than once a week.
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.