Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll continue our conversation with Vic Fischer about his new book, To Russia, with Love;
Storyteller Tom Cosgrove will offer a preview of his presentation, Grief;
We’ll talk with Meghan Grunow about Saturday’s ROTARACT Masquerade Ball;
We’ll learn about Friday’s Fireside lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, A Sea of Otters, with guest James Bodkin;
And Mark Stopha will be here with details about Saturday’s Juneau Watershed Partnership Film Festival;
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday on KTOO-News.
- Southeast Alaska was the area that saw the largest population losses, in part due to deaths.
- President-elect Donald Trump told The Washington Post he's close to unveiling a health care plan he expects Congress to pass soon. But GOP lawmakers are in no hurry to replace the Affordable Care Act.
- Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf is about to lose an iceberg the size of Delaware. Scientists gathering in the U.K. are scratching their heads about why it's cracking off.
- John McPhee met 32-year-old David Cornberg when the young man went by the name River Wind and was about to travel down the Yukon in an aluminum canoe.