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What are some songs with whistling? This Friday night from 8-10 Rachel and Ken will be puckering up and playing songs “whith” whistles during a week of special radio before our One Day Drive. Please take a moment now http://bit.ly/1qqajdV to help us towards our $85,000 goal. Thank you! Also coming up later this week:
Good Day Radio Show – 9am-10am: Rebecca will kick things off with live music by Casey Orona & Jeff Jenks.
Straight No Chaser – 2pm-4pm: Carolyn Servid will be joined by Mike & Iko Sullivan in the studio, performing some live jazz music.
At the Hop – 9am-10:30am: Slacktide will be playing some live tunes on Denton’s show.
The Root Cellar – noon-2pm: Angie Bowers has a live performance by Jim Deginero, featuring the songs of Guy Clark.
Garden Show – 5:30pm-6pm: Kitty and Mollie are back with a new season of the Garden Show.
State planners still see a road across Baranof Island as an important part of transportation infrastructure -- though it may take decades to become reality. The Department of Transportation held an open house and informational meeting in Sitka this week (8-20-14) on the latest draft of the Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan. And while maintaining and refurbishing the ferry system is high on the list of priorities for the region, major road construction -- both in Juneau and in Sitka -- remains on the books. more
Sitka drivers frustrated by poor road conditions on Halibut Point Road during this summer’s paving project can take heart: It’s going to get better. Al Clough, the Southeast Regional director for the Department of Transportation says that while heavy rains have been a setback, the road will be done -- or a driveable temporary surface in place -- by the end of the paving season a month from now. more