On Aug. 6th we launched a family of new websites. Find local news at www.ktoo.org, and if you spot a problem or have a question, use our contact form to let us know. KRNN’s new site is at www.krnn.org features the music you’ll hear and the people you’ll meet on Juneau’s homemade radio station. And KXLL has a new home on the web at www.kxll.org.
- Southeast Alaska’s commercial salmon troll fleet had higher than expected catch rates of king salmon during the first summer opening at the start of the month.
- It's nearly time for harvest when the garlic plant's lower leaves turn yellow and dry out, and the scape uncurls and points straight up.
- Bogoslof's unpredictable eruptions have prevented scientists from setting foot on the island. But it hasn't kept them from seeing whether animals have returned.
- The supermarket chain Safeway Inc. has agreed to pay $3 million in a settlement that involves missing pain medication from a pharmacy in Wasilla.