Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with author Colleen Mondor about her new book, Map of My Dead Pilots, prior to her presentation and booksigning tonight at Hearthside Books; we’ll find out about this week’s dance workshops and performance with Melissa Thodos of the Thodos dance troupe; and we’ll learn about upcoming extreme sports events with Craig Brown.
- 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.