A Juneau Afternoon 7-20-2018
Ben Brown will be your host:
Laugh it up with Byrdcage Art and comedians from the Choked Up Comedy series;
Clay Goode from Goldwing will highlight tonight’s concert and block party;
Get details on the Midsummer Vocal performance from Juneau Lyric Opera;
And learn how you can participate in Juneau’s local hair donation drive!
Live at 3:00 pm on KTOO 104.3, repeated at 4:00 pm on KRNN 102.7.
- According to the National Weather Service, between 1.5 and 3 inches of rain had fallen in the last 18 hours as of 1 p.m. Sunday. Up to 5 inches were expected to fall by noon Monday.
- How well walruses cope with less sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.
- A small number of Alaskans experiencing psychiatric crises are being diverted from healthcare facilities to custody within the Department of Corrections. Critics worry the emergency measure is not only unlawful, but putting patients in jeopardy.
- Federal investigators closed their investigation into a decade-old fatal plane crash mystery on an Alaska island, concluding the pilot accidentally flew into a mountain.