Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with George Brown & Brian Messing about National Child Abuse Prevention Month; Barbara Belnap and Carolyn Brown will talk about the League of Women Voters’ Vision 2020 project and voter registration drives; we’ll find out about this Friday’s Tidal Echoes launch party from Senior Editor Tom Bay and Junior Editor Alexandra Brown; and Dave Stoltenburg, Principal at Harbor View Elementary and Debbie Bagnent, a kindergarten teacher, will drop by to tell us about Thursday’s registration for kindergarten.
- The vote allows road projects and other construction to move forward. It was the only piece of business for the six-hour special session.
- Derek Sikes is an associate professor of entomology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and insect curator at the Museum of the North. He said populations of various types of bugs can vary widely from year to year.
- Federal authorities are charging a Utah man in the murder of his wife aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Southeast Alaska. Kenneth Ray Manzanares, 39, of Santa Clara, Utah, is charged in the death of Kristy Manzanares, who died Tuesday.