Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with Charlotte Truitt, Vocal Coach for the production, and eight members of the cast of the Northern Lights Junior Theatre’s upcoming production of PETER PAN; Rosemary Gruening and Nancy Woods will be here to highlight Hospice & Home Care of Juneau; we’ll find out about the upcoming DISCOVERY DAY, with guests Beth Weigel and Christine Amor from Discovery Southeast; and Kristin Gerot, MacKenzie DeRego and Sorcha Hazelton will be here with the word about Saturday’s Hunger Banquet at Thunder Mountain High School.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.