Annie Bartholomew hosts on Thursday, June 6, 2019.
On Thursday’s show, Juneau Dance Theater will tell us about the local summer tradition of Juneau Fine Arts Camp, a magnet for creative youth for many years.
Juneau Public Libraries will give us an update on events in June:
We’ll also learn about summer activities at the Zach Gordon Youth Center:
Juneau Arts and Humanities Council will highlight the weekend’s arts and entertainment happenings on Arts Up.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Thursday at 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM or KTOO.org, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM or KRNN.org.
- The rising water level will bring more debris and much colder water. "So, if you were to perhaps fall in the river, there would be more risk of hypothermia," said Nicole Ferrin of the National Weather Service.
- Gov. Mike Dunleavy says the Alaska Federation of Natives hasn’t offered a valid solution to the fiscal crisis. He wants to know AFN’s plans to fight sexual assaults and educational woes in Native communities.
- The Yukon’s Minto Mine is expected to resume ore production in the near future. That means that Skagway’s ore terminal may begin loading ships with ore after months of inactivity. However, this may complicate the other needs of Skagway’s port.
- Opponents of the Pebble Mine are doing all they can to get Sen. Lisa Murkowski on their side. But Murkowski is not ready to make a declaration about the mine, for or against.