Mariya Lovishchuk and Kyle Rennick from the Glory Hole will update us on this year’s Holiday Basket program;
Jenny Summers, Jennette Lacy-Dunne and Andrew will highlight Saturday’s Zombie Run;
We’ll meet Taralee Ellis of Southeast Alaska Girl Scouts and Sue Perles, the new Girl Scouts of Alaska CEO;
Jane Terry and Irene Morris will feature news about Saturday’s Halloween activities at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- 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.