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.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.