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.
Governor’s team contrasts 10-year plan and alternatives, but House speaker says message is ill-timedThe plan looks at what the state would spend over the next 10 years if the Legislature adopts all of Dunleavy’s spending proposals -- and if lawmakers and Alaskans amend the state constitution to limit spending.
- "We’re certainly pleased with the settlement," the head of the cruise industry association said. "It’s really an opportunity for all of us in the cruise industry and the community of Juneau to move forward."
- Although the famous blue caverns from several years ago have disappeared, word of a new cave spread over social media this winter and brought crowds to the glacier. But while hiking to the cave is a remarkable experience, it also comes with some risk.
- China and Russia are teaming up to pursue their interests in the Arctic. Regional security expert Rebecca Pincus says the United States needs to pay more attention.