Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with Flordelino Lagundino, director, and Marisa Marquez, who’s playiing Bangie in Flipzoids, which opens in preview tonight; Valerie Kelton and Kelly Moore will tell us about this weekend’s Juneau Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Travel Fair; we’ll meet the Tennessee Mafia Jug Band, guest Artists for the 38th Annual Alaska Folk Festival; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- 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.