Today at 3 on KTOO-FM, we’ll find out about a new writing group in town, with guest, Jennifer Walker; we’ll talk with the director of a new surfing movie, SPLNTERS, showing next week at the Gold Town; Ed Buyarski talks about the Gardening Conerence in Haines; and we’ll learn about this week at Eaglecrest.
- Wayne Price thinks if there is going to be a wider healing among Natives in America, the U.S. government needs to apologize for the devastating toll the boarding schools took.
- Alaska’s economic woes are affecting all corners of the state, especially communities that were banking on an Arctic boom.
- The dead included one police officer from a local university. At least nine other people were hurt, including four police officers.
- Studies recommended relocating villages like Newtok, Kivalina and Shishmaref. But more than 10 years later they are still there, with waves getting higher and storms getting stronger.