Cheryl Snyder hosts on Friday, November 30, 2018.
Writer Geoff Kirsch and host Cheryl Snyder will talk Chanukah, and for Foodie Friday, Kirsch will teach us how to make his famous potato latkes.
We’ll hear how to support high school swimmers by purchasing Christmas trees.
We’ll get an update from the Raptor Center,
and preview the screening of a mountain climbing film that benefits the Rock Dump Indoor Climbing Gym.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Friday: 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.