Thanks to everyone who pledged during the KTOO/KRNN Fall Pledge Drive – and for those of you who entered into the drawing for the iPad Mini and the Wings of Alaska roundtrip tickets – we have the winners!
The iPad Mini goes to …. Jay and Judy Crondahl! Congrats to these long-time KTOO supporters!
The five winners of the two round trip tickets on Wings of Alaska are:
- Janet and Sean Neilson
- Mark Kjerstad
- Kasia and Tim Spengler
- Kathryn Kurtz
- Robert and Luke Sewell
Thanks to all of you for supporting Public Radio in Juneau.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.