Scott Burton hosts A Juneau Afternoon on Tuesday.
Women scientists from the Alaskan Brewing Company will teach us about the science of beer making. We’ll speak with the Woosh.ji.een Dance Group and hear about what it’s like to perform at Celebration. 49 Writers’ will present selections from its new podcast with author Pico Iyer. And Kindred Post and Trickster Company will preview Thursday night’s concert with all indigenous performers.
Alaska has a lot going on right now.
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- An email from Alaska's former first lady sheds new light on the actions that drove Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott from office, suggesting he may have invited a woman into his room, newly released emails show.
- A new Alaska group hopes to overhaul the state's oil and gas tax credit system through a ballot initiative called the Fair Share Act.
- Alaska regulators are considering whether the state should continue replenishing a rural telephone and internet service fund or shut it down.
- Hunters said the proposed Ambler Road would be closed to the public, while conservationists said it would hurt caribou and other wildlife needed by area villages.