Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
On Tuesday’s show, coach Kyle Worl will highlight a new season of Native Youth Olympics, and preview Saturday’s friendly competition and game demonstrations at UAS.
We’ll meet NPR’s Hidden Brain show host Shankar Vedantam.
Dr. Eugene Huang will preview her keynote address titled “The Future of Cancer Treatment” at the Cancer Connection’s Saturday Health Forum.
And Juneau’s public libraries will give us an update on visiting authors, screenings and classes.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Tuesday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
- 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.
- A new government report is flagging more problems with the new generation of fighter jets scheduled to come to Alaska.
- U.S. Senate Energy Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said modular reactors may be a solution for remote Alaska communities that now depend on diesel fuel generators for their electricity.
- The community has never had a domestic violence shelter.