Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with organizers of Saturday’s Family Fishing Day at the Lake; Eric Boraas from Trail Mix will be here to highlight Saturday’s ribbon-cutting of the Under Thunder Trail; Wendy Hamilton and Russ Stevens will be here with a preview of next week’s Weight of the Nation presentation at Centennial Hall; and Kari Gruven will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- Some people are already lining up to cast their votes.
- An appeals court today upheld a federal decision to list a species of ice seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
- The premiums on benchmark plans are increasing by an average of 22 percent in 2017, the government says, but more than 70 percent of people can get one for less than $75 a month after subsidies.
- Southeast’s largest tribal organization will soon be able to offer an alternative to the court system for some criminal cases.