Monday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll talk with wildlife biologist Stephanie Sell about bear awareness;
Sally Smith will preview this year’s Holiday Pops;
We’ll get the details about the Monday night public meeting on South Franklin Street planning and construction with project manager Lori Sowa;
Carmeleeda Estrada will highlight next weekend’s Tináa art show and auction;
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today on A Juneau Afternoon, live at 3 on KTOO, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on-demand via ktoo.org
Tonight at 7, tune in to KTOO-FM for a Municipal Candidate Forum.
- As the Alaska Legislature continues to grapple with the state's budget, Juneau is dealing with the direct and indirect impacts of Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s budget vetoes.
- The announcement comes despite concerns expressed by the accreditation commission's president, who has warned that cuts to the University of Alaska's budget could jeopardize accreditation in the future.
- The Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home Association’s president says the changes should have been handled through the normal process for changing rules.
- Officials say some area pilots aren't abiding by the temporary flight restriction over the fire, and that could have major consequences.