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.
- Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski's roll call vote -- a no -- was barely picked up by the microphone, but it was heard loud and clear across the Capitol.
- Haines is getting ready for a weekend full of music, food and Ferris wheels. The 49th annual Southeast Alaska State Fair takes place Thursday through Sunday.
- Republican senators Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska broke with their party and opposed the Senate vote to move ahead on health care.
- A good Samaritan vessel and a Coast Guard aircrew rescued four fishermen Monday in Kodiak waters. The fishing vessel Grayling capsized in Kuprean of Strait near Raspberry Island, according to a Coast Guard news release, and the nearby Calista Marie came to their aid.