Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon,Katie Bausler will be our guest host. The first half of the show we’ll hear Part 3 of the original series ANCSA@40, – stories and perspectives from those involved in creating ANCSA. We’ll then learn about a photography class with Cam Byrnes, and Anastasia Tarmann Lynch will talk about her brown bag lunch on “Reinvention and Revival: A Narrative of Kake, Alaska.” That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.