Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, January 8, 2018.
Juneau Audubon will preview Thursday’s talk on Antarctica at solstice. We’ll check in with Juneau’s public libraries, and recruit coaches for Girls and Boys on the Run.
Interview with Brenda Wright and Jack Kreinheder, Juneau Audubon Society:
Interview with Kate Enge and Jen Walker, Juneau Public Libraries:
Interview with Kirk Burke and Natalie Wilson, Girls/Boys on the Run:
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.
- Air traffic controllers in Yellowknife, Canada, joined in a widespread, pizza-based act of goodwill recently as the U.S. federal employees’ unpaid payday came and went.
- Alaska’s attorney general and two of the state’s congressional lawmakers are calling on a federal appeals court to uphold the Indian Child Welfare Act. A U.S. district court judge struck the law down in October.
- A new Blood Bank of Alaska location celebrated its grand opening Thursday in Juneau. The region has been served by mobile blood donation facilities in the past, but this is the first permanent center in years.
- On Tuesday, the U.S. Forest Service notified objectors of a proposed timber sale about a public meeting in Klawock. By Thursday, the meeting was canceled. But some groups are wondering why this work is happening now at all.