Director Flordelino Lagundino, and artists David Walker and Teresa Bush provide a preview of this year’s Wearable Arts Extravaganza during Thursday’s program. Alysia Jones and Victoria Brown from the City Museum tells us about this year’s 12 x 12 exhibit and a class for youth. MJ Grande from the City Library system reads to us and invites us to Storytime at the library, and Nancy Decherney of the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council provides a preview of arts and entertainment events around Juneau over the next week. Matt Miller guest hosts.
- The 750-mile Race to Alaska is back for a second year as 43 teams of sailors, rowers and paddlers prepared to set off from Port Townsend, Washington at 6 a.m. on Thursday.
- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.