Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.
On Wednesday’s show, AEYC will preview this Friday’s event with Walk Around Elmo at the Dimond Park Fieldhouse.
We’ll meet Juneau Symphony music director finalist Dr. Christopher Koch, and preview this weekend’s concerts.
Grace Hawkins from the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes stopped by with actor Adam Beach (Smoke Signals, Law and Order SVU) to talk about this week’s Job and Resource Fair;
And writers and organizers will highlight Friday’s Alaska Day Literary Festival at the APK SLAM.
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
- Under Alaska state law, at least 30 days’ notice is needed to hold a non-emergency special session during the interim. That would push any special session now up against the holidays.
- The Tazlina was scheduled to have new side doors installed this winter. Instead, the state ferry will provide service between Juneau and the communities of Haines, Skagway, Hoonah and Gustavus.
- Bruce Tangeman, who ran the state's Department of Revenue, also wrote that any potential new taxes would support what he called an unsustainable budget, as well as permanent fund dividends.
- The NTSB update is a detailed, seven-page statement of facts about the flight and the investigation, with sections on the runway, the flight recorders, the plane and its engines. It does not assign a cause to the crash. That's expected later.