(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.
- Pro-road advocates were elated when the governor declined to veto $21 million added by the Legislature. But Gov. Walker said he's still convinced the Juneau Access Project design is flawed.
- Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg sentenced Christopher Strawn on Wednesday morning to 88 years for murder and two years for assault.
- In March, someone stole a 10,000-year-old mammoth tusk from the Center. Bureau of Land Management, which owns the Center, announced Tuesday that it’s offering a $500 reward to anyone with information leading to the recovery of the missing 100-pound tusk.
- The separation of families detained at the southern border is dividing Republicans as they try to keep the scenes of despair from becoming a GOP public relations disaster. Alaska’s two senators have staked out distant positions, at least for the short term.