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.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.
- More Alaskans are driving electric cars. The same is true for California, Oregon and Washington state. But many people continue to consider the vehicles as too small, difficult to use and no more than a novelty.
- Master Gardener Ed Buyarski reminds us to ventilate our greenhouse, harvest our garlic and raspberries, deadhead any finished flowers, and eradicate all slugs.
- AT&T's announced plans to upgrade the network by summer of 2016 have stalled. And people in Skagway have noticed, as they slog through another summer of cell phone problems.