We’ll find out about Wednesday’s Legislative Reception with Wayne Jensen from the Alaska Committee;
City Manager Kim Kiefer will be here with an update on CBJ activities;
Jessy Post will offer details about the upcoming Project Homeless Connect event;
And we’ll celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters National Mentoring Month;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- A whale-watching tour saw more than just whales Wednesday, after helping save a deer from drowning in the ocean.
- Equatorial Pacific Ocean finally shows signs of cooling, but the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea are still extremely warm. Latest research indicates both phenomenon helped with each other's formation between 2013 and 2015.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.
- More Alaskans are driving electric cars. The same is true for California, Oregon and Washington state. But many people continue to consider the vehicles as too small, difficult to use and no more than a novelty.