Scott Burton hosts on Monday.
Hope Griffin will preview her performance at the Alaska Folk Festival;
We’ll talk with Ron Somerville about the northern SE king salmon crisis;
Joann Flora will update REACH’s 40th anniversary celebration;
Brenda Wright will talk Audubon;
And we’ll hear about workshops on how to make your art career sustainable.
Those interviews, Bird Note, music and more, live at 3 on KTOO, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on-demand, on-line via ktoo.org
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- Once a state makes someone eligible for Medicaid, they’re entitled to receive health care — and their provider is entitled to be paid.
- Among the funding the Alaska Legislature restored that Gov. Mike Dunleavy let stand was $3,869,600 for the Alaska State Council on the Arts.
- A scammer stole $329,630.21 from the City and Borough of Juneau through wire fraud earlier this year. The city’s insurance was able to cover $250,000 — the policy limit for fraud.
- Juneau police received a report Wednesday night from someone who overheard two students at Floyd Dryden Middle School talking about bringing a gun to school and shooting people.