Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday June 5, 2019.
On Wednesday’s show, we’ll meet the author of a new book called Tin Can Country: Southeast Alaska’s Historic Salmon Canneries.
NOAA Meteorologists will update us on what to expect this June in Juneau on our segment Weather Wednesday!
We’ll hear from the City Museum and Master Chilkat Weaver Lily Hope about the living exhibit happening this month
The Juneau Symphony will be here to give us the details about this weekend’s concert, Boston Pops Salute,
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.
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- A scammer stole $329,630.21 from the City and Borough of Juneau through wire fraud earlier this year. The city’s insurance was able to cover $250,000 — the policy limit for fraud.
- Juneau police received a report Wednesday night from someone who overheard two students at Floyd Dryden Middle School talking about bringing a gun to school and shooting people.
- During a recent trip to Alaska, the head of the EPA spoke on several topics. But he said nothing about the hottest topic involving the EPA and Alaska: the proposed Pebble Mine.
- Not long after Trump took office, former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke famously proclaimed "the only path for energy dominance is a path through the great state of Alaska." Two and a half years into the administration, lawyers have proven to be significant impediments to that path.