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Out of the Blocks, Part 1 and 2

On Monday and Tuesday’s show, we’ll hear the rebroadcast of Parts 1 and 2 of Out of the Blocks, a podcast featuring audio portraits of Juneau residents by Aaron Henkin, Wendel Patrick, and MK MacNaughton. Voices include Lily Hope, James Hoagland, Christy NaMee Eriksen, Chris Talley, Shabadrang Khalsa, Lionel Uddipa, Kyle Worl, Rosita Worl, George…

Sm’algyax language class meets Saturdays

Scott Burton hosts on Thursday, March 12, 2020. On Thursday’s show, members of the Sm’algyax Language Learners Group will teach us a few words and let us know about their Saturday noontime gatherings. The group uses Instagram as a learning tool. We’ll meet Poetry Out Loud 9th grader Alaura Schiano and organizer Amanda Filori and…

Lessons on lobbying in Alaska

Andy Kline hosts on Friday, February 28, 2020. On Friday’s show, we’ll meet author Clive Thomas and talk about his book “How to Lobby Alaska State Government.” Fiddlehead Restaurant and Bakery will tell us about their pop up restaurant for Foodie Friday. Perseverance Theatre will preview their Piratical Murder Mystery. That’s Juneau Afternoon on Friday…

Newscast – Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020

In this newscast: 

The Alaska House passes a spending package to cover additional current-year budget costs, 
small Southeast Alaska communities cut off from septic tank services cope with sewage, 
federal officials reveal their seizure of 82 guns and name 16 Anchorage-area defendants as result of a months-long investigation, 
NOAA shares signs that the Pacific Ocean’s last marine heatwave and its far-ranging effects may be abating, 
leaders of the University of Alaska Anchorage announce elimination or suspension of more than a dozen academic programs, and 
Amazon opens a cashier-less grocery store in Seattle. 

The Community Snow Observation Program

Andy Kline hosts on Friday, January 24, 2020. On Friday, we’ll get a preview of Friday night’s Fireside Chat about the Community Snow Observation Program, and we’ll hear about a related snow-science talk at Eaglecrest on Saturday. JYS will give us more details about their organization, And KTOO Daily News Editor Rashah McChesney will take…

Out of the Blocks: We Belong To Each Other

Today on Juneau Afternoon, hear the first of two full-length episodes of the podcast Out of the Blocks, audio portraits of Juneau residents by Aaron Henkin, Wendel Patrick, and MK MacNaughton. Voices include Lily Hope, James Hoagland, Christy NaMee Eriksen, Chris Talley, and more. Stay tuned after the episode for an interview with producers MK…

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