Today at 3 p.m. on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. Katie Bausler will tell us about upcoming public programs at UAS; we’ll hear from Mary Walker, Executive Director of Stewards of Creation and Father Thomas Weise Parish Priest for Wrangell and Petersburg, who are conducting a series of workshops and panel discussion in Juneau on global climate change under the title One People, One Earth ; Jim Geraghty will tell us about this week’s fireside lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor’s Center – he’ll be showing a photographic history of President Warren G. Harding’s 1923 visit to Alaska including a photo of the first Presidential visit to a glacier; and Steve Kocsis will introduce Dennis Mammana, whio will be delivering a program Monday night on photographing the Northern Lights at Marie Drake Planetarium. That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
- Some people are already lining up to cast their votes.
- An appeals court today upheld a federal decision to list a species of ice seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
- The premiums on benchmark plans are increasing by an average of 22 percent in 2017, the government says, but more than 70 percent of people can get one for less than $75 a month after subsidies.
- Southeast’s largest tribal organization will soon be able to offer an alternative to the court system for some criminal cases.