Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes hosts.
We’ll find out about Tuesday’s Mudrooms event with guests Amanda Compton and Marc Wheeler;
Carter Sample will be here to highlight Bartlett’s Tobacco Cessation Program;
We’ll talk with Rory Darling about the Juneau Bridge Club;
And we’ll celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters National Mentoring Month with guest Rachel Gearhart.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The multi-year project commissioned by the Arctic Council features indigenous youth gathering and sharing traditions.
- This week, 88 Energy announced they've started setting up a rig on the North Slope to drill a second well for Project Icewine. According to a recent 88 Energy presentation, the company thinks its leases may hold between 1.4 and 3.6 billion barrels of oil.
- The state is fining oil and gas company Hilcorp an additional $160,000 for using nitrogen without permission while working on two wells in 2015 -- the same practice that nearly killed three North Slope workers.
- Roughly 6,000 state workers were unable to log in to their computers, affecting two in five executive branch workers.