We’ll get the details on tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation, Widespread Changes to Alaska’s Glaciers, with guest Shad O’Neel; we’ll get a preview of tonight’s concert by Sweet Plantain; George Cuhar & Bridget Cross will highlight tonight’s movie presentation at the Downtown Library; and we’ll find out about the Girl Scout’s Haunted House at the Mendenhall Mall from members of Troop 4029.
- Plans for managing the nation's largest national forest call for changes in timber harvests that one critic says will be "the demise of the timber industry."
- President Obama today issued an executive order creating the “Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area” of 112,300 square miles.
- As the blue king crab population crashes, fishermen on St. Paul Island face more restrictions to reduce bycatch. But the rules to protect the crab also make it difficult to do research on the species.
- The office of House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday there was no time left to pass an energy bill, according to the publication The Hill.