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.
- In a statement, Triem wrote she was especially thankful to her "fellow millennials who had faith in me to represent their interests, priorities, and approach to our community, its challenges and sustainable future."
- If you live anywhere in the country with a sales tax, the online retailer Amazon collects it – except in Alaska. Some in Alaska want to see changes that would affect Amazon and other online sellers.
- Several hundred Pacific walrus are hauled out on a barrier island near the village of Point Lay, on the Chukchi Sea coast. It's the earliest such haul out since the walrus first started showing up in 2007 -- and may be linked to this year's rapidly retreating Arctic sea ice.