Tuesday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton will be your host:
Bill Merk will be here to preview this weekend’s 7th Annual Poetry Grand Slam;
We’ll talk with Corinn Canlon about the upcoming Garlic Lover’s Fest;
We’ll learn about Perseverance Theatre’s presentation, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare;
Missouri Smyth will be here to highlight music and culture presentations at Floyd Dryden Middle School.
At 4, tune in to KTOO for All Things Considered, followed at 6, it’s Alaska News Nightly.7
- Of the two items on the special session agenda, there appears to be more urgency to pass the crime bill.
- “I have done nothing wrong,” Seavey said. “I have never knowingly broken any race rule. I have never given any banned substances to my dogs.”
- Sen. Dan Sullivan’s recounted President Trump suggesting reversing the McKinley-Denali name change in a meeting. “And Sen. Murkowski and I jumped over the desk and we said ‘No!'"
- Delegates passed a resolution asking the federal government to make climate impacts in rural villages eligible for disaster relief, and Sen. Lisa Murkowski told the convention, "Climate change is real."