Scott Burton hosts on Thursday, November 29, 2018.
Dr. X̱’unei Lance Twitchell will preview Friday night’s Evening at Egan presentation about the new PBS kids program Molly of Denali.
We’ll meet Delighted Tobehere, the star of a one-woman, live-singing country drag hoedown on Saturday.
We’ll hear about a nativity walk,
and learn about all the weekend’s arts and entertainment happenings with Arts Up.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Thursday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
- The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District performed admirably after southcentral Alaska's magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Nov. 30, according to the borough mayor. But he says there's room for improvement.
- Alaska has a program that helps schools around the state pay for internet. However, the need for faster internet is outgrowing the program, and the divide is even wider for rural schools.
- Anchorage is beginning to calculate what all the damage from last month’s earthquake will cost the city. The best guess so far is $30 million.
- The Dunleavy administration's budget doesn't include funding to pay back residents for the reductions in permanent fund dividends from the last three years.