Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about this year’s Hit the JACC-Putt, with guest Nance DeCherney;
Ken Fix will give us a preview of tonight’s Planetarium presentation on space telescopes;
We’ll talk Sustainability with Alec Mesdag of AEL&P;
And we’ll about high school choices in Juneau with Ryan Alsop of JDHS, Dan Larson of TMHS, and Sarah Marino from Yakoosge Daakahidi.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- 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.