Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore guest hosts. We’ll find out about the Climbing Wall at the Zach Gordon Youth Center, with guest, Dylan Miller; Ken Fix will be here to highlight tonight’s film at the Planetarium, THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL; Kathy Ruddy, from Juneau Jazz & Classics, will be here with news about their upcoming event, SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN; Carin Smolin, Career Technical Education Coordiinator, will be here to talk about the after school classes available to JSD high school students that start next month.
- The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.
- The U.S. Department of Labor says the state ferry system is violating the Family and Medical Leave Act. It's filed a civil complaint in federal court.
- Formerly bankrupt Miller Energy Resources and its subsidiaries want cash-credit payments its owed, frozen until lawsuit is resolved.
- Anchorage Police are searching for five people involved in an assault and kidnapping in East Anchorage. Police say the suspects abducted and beat Abshir Mohammed, 24, on Sunday in a house on the 6500 block of Cimmaron Circle.