Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.
The Juneau Economic Development Council will preview Wednesday and Thursday’s Innovation Summit focusing on designing Alaska’s future. The Marie Drake Planetarium will highlight its presentation “Galaxies: Engines of the Universe.” The Southeast Alaska Land Trust will tell us about a snowshoe race, and we’ll check in with the Juneau School District.
Interview with Innovation Summit representatives:
Interview with Montessori Borealis:
Interview with David Hanson, Marie Drake Planetarium:
Interview with Allison Gillum, Southeast Alaska Land Trust:
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.
- With increasing military interest in the Arctic, many coastal communities worry about the effects of large training exercises in Alaska waters.
- Selling off the fast ferries was anticipated after the Alaska Marine Highway System removed the Fairweather from service earlier this year. Its sister ship Chenega has been tied up since 2015.
- A federal investigation into Monday’s fatal floatplane crash near Metlakatla has begun, and both victims have been identified.
- Rallies took place across the country Tuesday as abortion rights supporters spoke out against the recent passage of more restrictive legislation in several states.