Scott Burton hosts on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Tune in to Juneau Afternoon all week for a variety of Folk Fest-inspired music, interviews and more. We’ll start with this year’s Alaska Folk Festival opening act, the Juneau Pride Chorus. We’ll preview their Monday night concert at Centennial Hall and hear about upcoming events.
We’ll also meet Dr. Guy McPherson to hear about abrupt climate change.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Monday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
Tune in this Monday at 7:00 p.m. for Mind Over Matter with Elaine Schroeder. Her guest is Dr. Emily Kane, and the topic will be management of chronic pain.
Alaska has a lot going on right now.
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- Thirty years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill, the state of Alaska is looking at whether to change its requirements for oil spill prevention and response plans.
- The agency said a Roadless Rule exemption would allow more “flexibility” in how the nation’s largest national forest is managed.
- The initiative group needs to get more than 28,000 signatures in three months to get the "Fair Share Act" on the ballot next year.
- While an Alaska Department of Corrections works through a plan to move inmates out of state, the increase in the state's prison population is already having impacts at Juneau’s correctional facility.