Scott Burton hosts on Monday, May 13, 2019.
We’ll hear about a Path to Prosperity, a sustainable business development competition organized by Spruce Root.
Catholic Community Service will update us on their upcoming events and activities.
Mudrooms will tell us about their season closer,
and we’ll check in KXLL’s Annie Bartholomew about the next Pop-Up Record Shop.
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. Tonight, tune in at 7:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3 for a live broadcast of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly meeting.
- An Alabama woman visiting Juneau became the first person with Down syndrome to sing the national anthem in all 50 states on Monday.
- The bill would accept $89 million in vetoes, including $20 million in cuts to the University of Alaska, a $49 million cut to school bond debt reimbursement and a $20 million cut to rural school construction.
- Seven minority-caucus Republicans voted against it and four were absent, leaving the bill one vote short of the level the state constitution requires to draw from reserves.
Dozens of convicted criminals have been hired as cops in rural Alaska. Sometimes, they’re the only applicants.In one village, every cop has been convicted of domestic violence within the past decade, including the chief. Only one has received formal law enforcement training of any kind.