We’ll get the details on the UAS Evening At Egan presentation tonight with guest, Nicholas Galanin; we’ll talk with Haines writer, Heather Lende, in town for a book signing tomorrow at Hearthside Books; Pete Griffin will be here with details about Saturday’s Tellabration event at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center; and Chris Cairns from NAMI will be here with Sondra Sexton-Jones to talk about Saturday’s International Survivors of Suicide Day.
- August 28, 2015- Renewable energy, climate change and port development were all highlighted at the U.S. Arctic Research Commission’s second day in Nome, but it was a special announcement about the president’s upcoming visit to Alaska that got the room buzzing.
- August 28, 2015- Details are finally shaking out about Obama’s Alaska visit. The White House says the president will announce new policy initiatives while he’s here.
- August 28, 2015- "They sprayed every one of our hair and clothes with kerosene. At sixth grade I dropped out," says Nora Marks Dauenhauer.
- August 28, 2015- British Columbia Mines Minister Bill Bennett says tailings dams can be a safe part of his province's mines.