Pat Moore hosts. Lech Wierzyynski, front man for The California Honeydrops will join us to talk about their upcoming Juneau Jazz and Classics show and Blues Cruise; we’ll hear about the annual Super Saturday Plant Sale from Sandy Williams; KTOO’s own Cheryl Levitt-Snyder will fill us in on this weekend’s K3 Radio Auction; John Logan will drop by to tell us about Saturday’s Community Cleanup Day; Edward Chow of the Energy and National Security Program will preview the talk he’ll be giving under the aegis of the Juneau World Affairs Council Thursday evening in the KTOO TV studio; Mark Piotrowski will tell us about Saturday’s Postal Carrier Food Drive; and Dan DeRoux will explain his opening at the Alaska State Museum; and we’ll get a full update of the arts scene in Juneau when Nancy DeCherney drops by from the JACC for Arts Up.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- AFN got its start in 1966. It focused on land claims for many years. Today, it also works in areas such subsistence, health, education, jobs and governance.