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Regional glacial and sea level research

Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. We’ll get a preview of Friday’s Evening at Egan Lecture about regional glacial and sea level research. The Red Cross of Alaska will tell us about the Great Alaskan ShakeOut; and we’ll meet some of Juneau’s new Americorps members. That’s Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, broadcast live at…

The music of Qacung Stephen Blanchett

Scott Burton hosts on Friday, October 9, 2020. On Friday’s show we’ll catch up with musician Qacung Stephen Blanchett, Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: And for Foodie Friday we’ll hear about the United Way’s recent efforts to connect restaurants and people who are hungry, and get some appetizer ideas for socially distanced gatherings. That’s…

Music in Black culture

Thursday, October 8, 2020. On today’s show, host Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau moderates a discussion about music in Black culture. Guests include California music instructor Lori Grace, and conductor Charles E. Dickerson III. Part 1: Part 2: Close:

New Juneau non-profit promotes heat pumps

Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. On Tuesday’s show, we’ll learn about a new Juneau non-profit called Alaska Heat Smart that promotes the use of heat pumps. Juneau’s public libraries will give us an update, and Community Schools will outline their fall classes — including Ice Cream Making 101. That’s Juneau Afternoon on…

JPD’s Chief Ed Mercer

Scott Burton hosts on Monday, October 5, 2020. On Monday, we’ll check in with JPD’s Chief Ed Mercer. And Juneau Composts will give us instructions on how we can bag and compost our fall leaves. That’s Monday, live at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at KTOO.org, and repeated at 4:00 p.m. on KRNN…

October First Friday

Scott Burton hosts on Friday, October 2, 2020. On Friday’s show, the Juneau Artists Gallery will preview October First Friday. Eaglecrest will give us an update. And we’ll listen to Elisabeth Saya’s obituary. That’s Friday, live at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at KTOO.org, and repeated at 4:00 p.m. on KRNN 102.7.

Being Black in America in 2020

On today’s show, host Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau moderates a discussion titled Being Black in America in 2020. Guests include speakers from several states including Georgia, Louisiana, Virginia and Washington who share their experiences in this COVID-19 and racially charged climate. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3:

Obituary: Elisabeth Saya 1948 – 2020

In August, we lost Juneau musician and artist Elisabeth Saya. Her warmth and encouraging presence was felt in the Alaska Folk Festival, Plein Rein, Tlingit-Haida HeadStart, and the Juneau Bach Society, to name just a few groups that benefited from her presence over the years. Listen to this radio obituary about Lis’s life, by Laura…

All Alaska Native MaskUp Campaign

Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. On Wednesday’s Juneau Afternoon, host Sheli DeLaney will speak with Chilkat and Ravenstail weaver Lily Hope about the All Alaska Native MaskUp Campaign. Libby Bakalar will preview her Friday night Evening at Egan talk. And we’ll hear about a fundraiser for Annie Kaills. That’s Wednesday, live at…

Zuill Bailey to preview virtual weekend festival

Sheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. On Tuesday’s show, Juneau Jazz and Classics new Artistic Director, Zuill Bailey, will preview the weekend’s virtual Fall Festival. United Way of Southeast Alaska will preview the Month of Caring and their annual campaign. And NAMI Juneau will outline the Online Family and Friends Seminar – a…