Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.
Textile artist Amy Meissner will preview her show at the APK SLAM titled “Inheritance: makers. memory. myth.”
Perseverance Theatre will tell us more about the science, music and art behind their current production “Franklin.”
The Juneau Public Library will highlight their community events,
and we’ll hear about upcoming concerts from the Floyd Dryden Music Program.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Tuesday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
Tuesday on KRNN, we’ll be airing music and storytelling specials for Chanukah (December 2-10):
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.: Candles Burning Brightly. Enlighten audiences with this one-hour celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. Mindy Ratner hosts this holiday favorite and exploration of Chanukah foods and traditional activities, and plenty of music.
6 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Chanukah in Story and Song. Narrated by Leonard Nimoy and sung by the acclaimed vocal sextet The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, “Chanukah in Story and Song” is a unique holiday program created especially for public radio listeners.
- The costs from dealing with climate change are starting to become more visible in Bethel, a hub town for the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. There are also costs to the region’s lifestyle.
- High school students from across Alaska were at the Capitol this month to see for themselves how state government works. As it turned out, they were there at an especially busy time.
- James Harmon, convicted of murder and sexual assault in 2005, claimed inadequate or insufficient representation by public defenders. But a judge recently wrote that Harmon failed to prove any of his claims.
- According to the city's emergency programs manager, there’s potential for large avalanches on Mount Juneau due to roughly two feet of new snow and high winds expected Friday afternoon.