We’ll find out about the Fun Fall Fest at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center this Saturday, with guests Jane Terry, Irene Morris and Nikki Hinds; Kyle Pickett will be here to talk about the Juneau Symphony’s production this weekend of Sweeney Todd; We’ll talk to Alexander Dolitsky about his new book, Living Wisdom of the Far North; and Nancy DeCherney will be here with news and views about local cultural activities during Arts Up.
- In the last leg of his tour to win support for a coordinated effort against ISIS, French President Francois Hollande on Thursday secured a pledge of cooperation from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
- 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.
- New research suggests Pacific halibut may adapt favorably to increased ocean temperatures. Greenland halibut may not be so lucky.
- “So what we’re seeing here is a giant step — a beautiful step — backward in time, where we’re remembering that there is no us versus them. There’s only us, and we are the people, and the people are the police."