Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk to author Vaughn Sherman about his new book, Sea Travels;
Lindsey Hallvik will be here to talk about ORCA summer programs;
Kristen Mabry will join Loren Waski of AWARE to tell us about a Zumba fundraiser Kristen will offer during the open house for her new business, Mountainside Wellness;
And Corinne Bosworth will bring us her hair-raising experience in the river from her April 3 Mudrooms presentation.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.