KTOO’s Susan Fitzgerald provides a rundown of arts and entertainment events this weekend, followed by a preview of artifacts from the wreck of the S.S. Princess Sophia that will be on display Friday night at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.Related Link: More on The Wreck of the Princess Sophia
- The 750-mile Race to Alaska is back for a second year as 43 teams of sailors, rowers and paddlers prepared to set off from Port Townsend, Washington at 6 a.m. on Thursday.
- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.