It was a packed show today on a Juneau Afternoon with Andy Kline hosting.
We heard from Eric Boraas at Trail Mix about their Dinner and Auction Saturday at 6 pm at Centennial Hall.
Gary Weglarz and Bill Williams of Hospice Homecare told us about a Rememberence Gathering on Sunday, November 18.
It is Wildlife Wednesday and Michelle Ridgeway, Marine Ecologist and Chair, Alaska Chapter, of the Explorers Club will be talking tonight about her rural Alaska education efforts.
We talked about Queen for a Day, an Eagles Scholarship fundraiser, Friday, November 16 with Gerry Swanson.
And a talk on the Future of Wild Pacific Salmon by Dr. Robert Lackey that is being held on Friday at Centennial Hall was the discussion we wrapped up with — speaking to Neil Stichert of the US Fish and Wildlife and the the SE Alaska Fish Habitat Partnership
Listen to the whole big shebang here!
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.
- The state department of Health and Social Services announced the first known case of the Zika virus in the state July 22, belonging to a patient treated at SEARHC’s Mt. Edgcumbe Hospital in Sitka.
- Bristol Bay is home to the largest sockeye salmon fishery in the world. The 2 billionth salmon was landed sometime, by someone, on July 6, 2016.
- The Alaska Supreme Court overturned the state’s parental notification law for minors who are seeking abortions.