We’ll talk to MK MacNaughton about her solo show at the Rookery, Undercurrents, opening this First Friday;
We’ll talk with Lorraine Feather, Juneau Jazz & Classics performer, about her Saturday performance at TK Macguire’s;
Dan Fruits & Jeff Brown will be here to highlight their First Friday show at the City Museum;
We’ll talk to Daniel Becton and Lorrie Heagy about Project Umbuntu;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, Thursday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.
- Protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline have been raging. Tribe leader Dave Archambault II says he's telling supporters "not to react to any form of aggression that law enforcement brings."
- The social media company posted stronger-than-expected revenue of $616 million in the third quarter — even as revenue growth continued to slow. To be more efficient, it'll cut around 350 jobs.