Sheli DeLaney hosts Thursday, August 8 2019.
We’ll hear from the Juneau Underground Motion Picture (JUMP) Society about the Summer Film Festival happening this weekend. Faculty from the UAS Department of Social Sciences will be here to tell us about their fall course offerings, such as Violence in U.S. History and Alaska Native Ecological Knowledge. We’ll learn about the details of Bartlett Regional Hospital’s upcoming Health Matters class, and we’ll get a rundown of this weekend’s arts and entertainment events with 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.
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- Prospective candidates must file by Monday, Aug. 19.
With fall storm season looming, a struggle to keep one village school’s fuel tanks from falling into the Kuskokwim RiverThe Lower Kuskokwim School District is developing a plan to avert environmental disaster
- A Recall Dunleavy organizer says the campaign isn’t slowing down after the veto reversals.
- "Molly of Denali" is the first national children's TV show to feature an Alaska Native lead. Some of the show’s creators came to Juneau and put on a vocal acting workshop to help local kids find their own voices.