Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with Juneau Jazz & Classics featured performer Dee Daniels; we’ll find out about the 3rd Annual Wine-tasting fundraiser for the Jensen-Olsen Arboretum; Henry Real Bird will be here with a preview of his talk at UAS on Friday; we’ll hear about next Monday’s Mining lecture by David Stone and Scott Willis; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- 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.