Scott Burton hosts on Thursday, March 14, 2019.
The Juneau Lions Club will highlight this year’s Gold Medal Basketball Tournament – a week-long regional competition at Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé that begins on Sunday.
The Orpheus Project will preview Friday night’s concert at Northern Light United Church featuring the music of Mozart and Lebrun.
And the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council will outline the weekend’s arts and entertainment happenings with Arts Up.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Thursday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
Featured photo: Hoonah’s Taryn White (24) rebounds against during their Women’s Bracket elimination game in the Juneau Lions Club 71st Annual Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in 2017 at Juneau-Douglas High School. Hoonah won 47-45. (Photo courtesy of Klas Stolpe)
- 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.
- While a demonstration at BP's Denver headquarters was underway on Monday, the architect of a broader strategy to deter ANWR drilling was on a train, traversing the length of the United Kingdom.