Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. Jonas Lamb will be here from the Juneau Public Library to talk about Mango, a new language program available to all Alaskans; Sol Neely will join us to give us details on tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation at UAS;
Amanda Compton will be interviewing the new director of The Canvas; and Russell Strandtman will give us a preview of his lecture on the South Pole explorations of Raould Amundson.
- Young says he sympathizes with the 9/11 victims, but says the law allowing them to sue Saudi Arabia threatens national security and the safety of Americans deployed abroad.
- For the first time since February, the statewide temperature index for Alaska dipped below normal earlier this week.
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.