Scott Burton hosts on Monday, April 15, 2019.
The Douglas-Dornan Foundation will tell us how to get grants for regional groups that benefit and enhance the health, education and welfare of individuals in Southeast Alaska.
Pam Houston, award-winning author of “Cowboys Are My Weakness,” will preview her Saturday reading.
And the Burn Thompson Writers’ Group will share what they’ve been working on over winter.
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 to KTOO 104.3 tonight at 7:00 p.m. to hear Mudrooms from April 2, 2019. Mudrooms is Juneau’s monthly storytelling event; the theme for April was “On the Job,” and featured seven stories from seven local storytellers, with live music from the Wharf Rats.
- Pride week in Juneau featured something new this year: a party just for LGBTQ middle school and high school students.
- The fire has been burning since early June in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. This past weekend, winds spread the fire to within 2 miles of the Sterling Highway.
- Alaska state transportation officials confirmed that the MV Columbia will not sail past Sept. 4. The state plans to assign the ferry’s 62 crew members to other vessels.
- Federal regulators are investigating video footage that appears to show a Holland America Line cruise ship narrowly missing a pod of humpback whales while on its way to Juneau.