We’ll talk with Zuill Baily, appearing in concert with Awadigin Pratt this coming Monday at the UAS Egan Library; Iris Korhonen-Penn and Jane Stokes will be here to highlight their show opening Friday at the Franklin Street Gallery at the Baranof Hotel; and Elva Bontrager will be here with the word about tonight’s Mountain Music Festival at the top of the tram.
- Counting Atka mackerel became really important when Steller sea lions were declared endangered in 1997, according to National Marine Fisheries Service Biologist Suzanne McDermott.
- Bethel resident Nate DeHaan took the next logical step in becoming a ninja this week. The local pilot and dog musher made it through a qualifying round Monday of "American Ninja Warrior," a popular fitness competition on NBC.
- Gina "Danger" Mazany is a professional mixed martial arts athlete, and she's helping researchers learn more about head injuries and the female brain.