Andy Kline hosts on Friday, January 18, 2018.
The JUMP Society will preview this weekend’s Winter Film Festival featuring locally made short films.
UAS outdoor studies professor Forest Wagner will preview his Fireside Lecture titled “Outside Lies Magic!”
And we’ll meet a new orthopedic surgeon in town, Dr. Charles David Hightower, and get some health tips.
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 City and Borough of Juneau announced Katie Koester as the new public works and engineering director on Monday. Former Director Mike Vigue retired earlier this month.
- According to the U.S. Postal Service, White Mountain has been without regular postal deliveries since late October, after the rural Alaska community's postmaster left her position.
- There’s no mine yet at the Palmer Project site. But a small cadre of scientists live there for half the year, looking for minerals.
- An Anchorage dentist is on trial for felony criminal counts of Medicaid fraud and reckless endangerment over — among other allegations — performing dentistry while on a hoverboard.