Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Cheryl Snyder hosts.
We’ll talk with Kathy Kolkhurst-Ruddy about her selection as one of AWARE’s Women of Distinction;
We’ll learn about Friday’s Fireside lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Living With Bears in Juneau, with guest Ryan Scott;
We’ll talk with Kim Naylor, from the City Museum about the 12 by 12 show, opening tonight.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday on KTOO-News.
- The Navy will scan Kodiak and Unalaska waters for World War II-era munitions using underwater drones next month, as part of an ongoing effort to eventually remove the explosives. What could happen and whether the historic weapons would detonate is unclear.
- Whales might be the largest animals on the planet, but they haven't always been so huge. Researchers say the ocean giants only became enormous fairly recently, and over a short period of time.
- Typical criminal cases go to local district attorneys for consideration. The head of the Office of Special Prosecutions wouldn't elaborate on why this case was in his office.
- A human leg and boot were pulled out of Gastineau Channel near Sandy Beach on Monday afternoon, according to a Juneau Police Department news release.