Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of the upcoming Pillars of America Speaker series, with guests Jamie Letterman and Eric Forst;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s Australia Project Fair at the Nugget Mall from People-to-People project coordinator Pamela Garcia and student delegates Madison Gilberto and Finn Cole;
and we’ll meet SAGA coordinator Justin Fantasia, who accompanied Logan Jones, Crystal Faatoia, and Kyle Fagerstrom and other Juneau High Schoolers who traveled to Florida over spring break to work on a Habitat for Humanity project in Florida.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Young says he sympathizes with the 9/11 victims, but says the law allowing them to sue Saudi Arabia threatens national security and the safety of Americans deployed abroad.
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.
- The company that sent the first big luxury cruise ship through U.S. and Canadian Arctic waters is preparing the Crystal Serenity for a repeat performance in 2017. But one expert believes this year’s historic transit doesn’t mean the Arctic is likely to become a hotspot for global shipping anytime soon.