Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.
We’ll meet Haida carver Donald Varnell and preview his show at the Alaska State Libraries Archive and Museum. Oil painter Crystal Cudworth will highlight her show at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The Juneau World Affairs Council will highlight their dinner and trivia event WorldQuest. And we’ll hear how we can support middle school jazz musicians.
Interview with Donald Varnell and Jackie Manning, State Libraries Archive and Museum:
Interview with Carl Broderson, JWAC WorldQuest:
Interview with Crystal Cudworth and Elissa Borges, Juneau Douglas City Museum:
Interview with Lance Lawhorne, DHMS Band Boosters Jazz Benefit Dinner:
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Wednesday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
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- Once a state makes someone eligible for Medicaid, they’re entitled to receive health care — and their provider is entitled to be paid.
- Among the funding the Alaska Legislature restored that Gov. Mike Dunleavy let stand was $3,869,600 for the Alaska State Council on the Arts.
- A scammer stole $329,630.21 from the City and Borough of Juneau through wire fraud earlier this year. The city’s insurance was able to cover $250,000 — the policy limit for fraud.
- Juneau police received a report Wednesday night from someone who overheard two students at Floyd Dryden Middle School talking about bringing a gun to school and shooting people.