(Due to special NPR coverage of the shooting in Las Vegas at 3 p.m. on KTOO, A Juneau Afternoon will play at 4 p.m. on KRNN and will also be available here just after 4 p.m.)
Monday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
Kolene James will be here with details about Indigenous Peoples Day;
We’ll get an update on all things Perseverance Theatre;
Police Chief Ed Mercer will discuss JPD activities;
We’ll talk with Cheryl Snyder about New Member Month here at KTOO;
And Chef Stef will preview Juneau Appreciation Week at the Juneau Artists Gallery.
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 special Mudrooms’-inspired program, Falling Through the Healthcare Cracks.
- “I don’t know if the gravity really is hitting everybody, but we’ve been arguing for recognition since statehood, and under this administration the attorney general has provided an opinion that, yes, tribes do exist, that we have inherent sovereignty,” said Richard Peterson, president of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska.
For third time in 2 years, state officials cite Skagway Assemblyman for financial disclosure violationsHenry’s checkered candidate disclosure record was discovered when he pleaded guilty to federal tax crimes in early 2016. Henry hadn’t paid income tax for a number of years.
- Studies suggest most of the people coming to the area with the warplanes will likely offset a decrease in the Fairbanks-area population from cuts in funding for state agencies and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
- BP isn't disputing that the incidents took place. The company has already taken extreme steps to address the issue.