We’ll talk with cellist Jeffrey Solow and pianist Yoni Levyatov, featured performers at this year’s Jazz & Classics Festival; we’ll meet Mark Collier, the new Food & Beverage Manager at the Mount Roberts Tramway; and we’ll find out about next weekend’s Hawk Inlet Cruise, sponsored by the Friends of Admiralty Island.
- Counting Atka mackerel became really important when Steller sea lions were declared endangered in 1997, according to National Marine Fisheries Service Biologist Suzanne McDermott.
- Bethel resident Nate DeHaan took the next logical step in becoming a ninja this week. The local pilot and dog musher made it through a qualifying round Monday of "American Ninja Warrior," a popular fitness competition on NBC.
- Gina "Danger" Mazany is a professional mixed martial arts athlete, and she's helping researchers learn more about head injuries and the female brain.