We’ll talk with Sarah Asper-Smith and Alysia Jones about art workshops and woodturning demonstrations at the City Museum; Kristi West & Jess Brown, from the Zach Gordon Youth Center, will be here with word about this weekend’s Easter Egg Hunt; we’ll get a preview of tonight’s Bearfoot concert at the JACC.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.