Do you have a bear story? Whether it got in your garbage or up close and personal, bear stories are usually dramatic, sometimes poignant, and can often times make great radio. In that regard, KTOO is collecting stories about our wild neighbors for an upcoming radio program. If you have a bear story you’d like to share, call Jeff Brown at 463-6425 and leave a message or your story, or e-mail email@example.com to set up a recording.
- “Part of this funding is set aside to address the needs that the president saw firsthand when he visited coastal communities in Alaska that are seeing their homelands eroding into the ocean at a rapid pace," said Deputy Interior Secretary Mike Connor.
- Gastineau Humane Society called the dog aggressive and not a viable candidate for adoption. The Juneau couple wishes they’d been notified before the dog was put down.
- Dan Henry, also operator of the Skagway Fish Co., said he would make a decision about his future with the Skagway Borough Assembly after he returns home.
- Musher Seth Barnes said early Monday that the last 100 miles of trail coming north to Circle "literally was perfect ... definitely the best trail I’ve been on all year.” His dogs had trained on gravel most of the winter.