Kiel Renick, outreach coordinator at Glory Hole, stops by during Thursday’s program to tell us about a new survey and research to determine the needs of the homeless community in Juneau. We’ll also hear from Aaron Elmore, about Theatre in the Rough’s new production “The Lion In Winter,” Mary Walker and Curt Karns will explain the One People One Earth conference now underway in Juneau, Eric Goldsberry and Eric Fuette will have a preview of this year’s event for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, and Nancy DeCherney will tell us about events happening this weekend with Arts UP. Matt Miller guest hosts.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.
- An M-44, which sprays predators with sodium cyanide, detonated on a teen and his dog earlier this month in Idaho. Now the family and others are petitioning the USDA to end its use of the devices.
- The Mental Health Trust Authority owns lands in Petersburg it wants to swap for Tongass National Forest acreage elsewhere in the region. Resulting timber sales would raise money for the Trust.