Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
His first guest is Ernestine Hayes, whose UAS Evening at Egan presentation is entitled What Shall We Do with Our Histories? She’ll deliver her talk tonight at 7 in the UAS Egan Library.
Kristen Link is opening a First Friday, solo artist show at the Alaska State Museum. She’ll join Pat and Jacquie Manning, Curator of Exhibits, to discuss Kristen’s Drawing Amimals, Drawing from Nature show and the youth workshop she’ll lead on Saturday.
Rick Trostel, Conductor will join young violinist Nara Conlon to tell us about the Juneau Student Symphony’s Performances Sat at 7:30 and Sunday at 4:00 at the JACC.
M K MacNaughton, who’s moved from the Canvas “kitty corner across the street” to her own studio, Sketch. She’ll host an open house & website celebration tonight with an exhibit of paper baskets.
And Rebecca Gaguine of B’s Bakery Bistro will announce her one-year anniversary party. Come by and have a cupcake on the house, tonight from 4 to 7 p.m.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and 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.