Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, we’ll talk with Joel Greene, host of the TV program, CURIOSITY QUEST, about his quest in Alaska; Dale Kelley will be here to highlight the Alaska Trollers Association; Amanda Compton will talk with organizers of this weekend’s FRANK MEIER Memorial Marathons; and we’ll get news and views about local art, during ARTS UP, with guest Nancy DeCherney;
- Wayne Price thinks if there is going to be a wider healing among Natives in America, the U.S. government needs to apologize for the devastating toll the boarding schools took.
- Alaska’s economic woes are affecting all corners of the state, especially communities that were banking on an Arctic boom.
- The dead included one police officer from a local university. At least nine other people were hurt, including four police officers.
- Studies recommended relocating villages like Newtok, Kivalina and Shishmaref. But more than 10 years later they are still there, with waves getting higher and storms getting stronger.