Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
The AFS study abroad program will tell us how our kids can go overseas, and recruit host families for incoming foreign students. The Juneau Symphony will highlight its annual showcase. We’ll check in with Travel Juneau, and hear about Friday’s Motown for Our Town concert.
Interview with AFS Intercultural exchange students Aziera Aslan and Zain Mufti:
Interview with Juneau Symphony Annual Showcase Co-chairs Heather Parker and Teresa Bleakly:
Interview with Liz Perry, Travel Juneau:
Interview with Ryan Shaw, Eustace Johnson, and Bobby Lewis–Motown for Our Town and Gospel Concert performers:
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.
- 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.