Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with Kyle Pickett about this Saturday’s Juneau Symphony Pops concert with the Thunder Mountain Big Band; we’ll meet Amelie and Marion, two French globetrotters who are hitchhiking from Patagonia to Prudhoe Bay; Ralph Steeves and Julei Speegel will be here to highlight tours of the Ted Stevens Marine Research Facility; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- August 28, 2015- Renewable energy, climate change and port development were all highlighted at the U.S. Arctic Research Commission’s second day in Nome, but it was a special announcement about the president’s upcoming visit to Alaska that got the room buzzing.
- August 28, 2015- Details are finally shaking out about Obama’s Alaska visit. The White House says the president will announce new policy initiatives while he’s here.
- August 28, 2015- "They sprayed every one of our hair and clothes with kerosene. At sixth grade I dropped out," says Nora Marks Dauenhauer.
- August 28, 2015- British Columbia Mines Minister Bill Bennett says tailings dams can be a safe part of his province's mines.