Monday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
Deb Gregoire, Alyson Currey and Andria Budbill from Planned Parenthood will outline services and preview a fundraiser on Wednesday;
City Manager Rory Watt and assembly person Loren Jones will highlight the city’s Commission on Aging;
We’ll talk with Alida Bus about the Tuesday edition of Mudrooms;
And we’ll get the details on this month’s Audubon presentation with guests Brenda Wright and Teresa Svancara.
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
- Sitka and 10 other American cities had no legal protection for residents based on sexual orientation or gender identity earlier this fall, when the Human Rights Campaign gave these communities a score of zero on its municipal equality index. That is about to change in Sitka.
- The Alaska Division of Elections has denied the Alaska Republican Party’s request to block three incumbent House Republicans from running in the party’s 2018 primaries.
- Cruise ships sailing to Alaska are getting bigger and bigger. One planned for 2019 is twice the size of many of the ships already sailing here.