Host Pat Moore will talk to Len Kamerling, curator of the film collection of the Museum of the North, about The Drums of Winter, showing Wednesday on 360 North; Barb Angaiak, president of NEA-Alaska, will be here to talk about the state’s largest union; Lisa Egan-Lagerquist will be here to highlight next week’s LunaFest film festival; and we’ll discuss the choice 8th graders will have to make about the high school they’ll be attending with Catherine Milliron of the Juenau School District.
- Alaska Airlines pilots have reached a breaking point in negotiations with the company, and now have plans to picket outside Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. The pilots plan to picket starting at 1 p.m. Monday outside the airport in Anchorage.
- Jenkins was taking a practice run through the class four rapids when a bystander filming the event, noticed another participant, Daniel Hartung, 64, of Indian Valley, flipped out of his kayak and became pinned under a log.
- The Tazlina is the first of two new Alaska Class ferries that the Ketchikan Vigor Alaska shipyard is building for the state. Its two halves are complete and welded together, and shipyard workers are busy getting interior spaces done.
- The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.