Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with Sandy Fortier and Todd Hunt about this Sunday’s Opera Spotlight; we’ll talk with Kim Winnikey about this year’s Atlin Arts & Music Festival; Ricci Adan, Philip Krauter, and Charlotte and Marissa Truitt will be here to highlight this weekend’s JDU Spring Concert; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The National Transportation Safety Board is looking into the safety of Alaska skies during a hearing will take all today. The NTSB is looking into the wider issues surrounding the continued persistence of high numbers of accidents involving small planes and air taxis in Alaska.
- The Sun’aq Tribe won a grant to study the kind of threat that invasive crayfish in Alaska pose to subsistence resources. The award was announced Tuesday.
- After a contentious recall vote Tuesday, three embattled Haines Borough Assembly members will continue to serve out their terms. Nearly 60 percent of Haines voters rejected the allegations of official misconduct.
- Juneau police are looking for a 28-year-old woman who walked away from from a minor car crash on August 13. The family of Alexis Ehlers says they haven't heard from her since.