Andy Kline hosts on Friday, February 8, 2019.
State Government Reporter Andrew Kitchenman will give us the lowdown on the legislative session.
Laurie Craig, longtime naturalist with the U.S. Forest Service, will preview her Fireside Lecture on the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area’s infamous Bear #153.
And for Foodie Friday, we’ll meet Chad Edwards of Pucker Wilson’s who will tell us about meat dishes like the Cowboy Sundae.
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.
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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.