Singer/songwriters Dean Franck and Davis Haines joined Katie Bausler in the KRNN studios on Monday, October 1, 2012. They gave a great interview and played some tunes. Be sure to listen to a great version of “Old Things” about 36 minutes in.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.