He’ll talk with Fumi Matsumato about her art show, opening Friday at the Canvas;
Kay Kanne, from the Juneau Family Health & Birth Center, will be here to highlight their Pregnancy Circles;
Rick Trostel will offer a preview of the ypcoming season for the Juneau Student Symphony;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s JUMP Society Film Festival;
And Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.