We’ll talk to with UAS Commencement Speaker and former General Manager of KTOO, Charlie Northrip;
We’ll get a preview of this weekend’s Femme Fatale Drag show, a benefit for the 4 A’s;
Author Tom Walker will be here to tell us about his new book, The Seventymile Kid;
Greg Burger will be here with notes about this weekend’s Full Circle Music 23rd Annual Student Music Recital.
And we’ll talk with quilter Carol Suring about her First Friday show at the Alaska Robotics Gallery.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.
- More Alaskans are driving electric cars. The same is true for California, Oregon and Washington state. But many people continue to consider the vehicles as too small, difficult to use and no more than a novelty.
- Master Gardener Ed Buyarski reminds us to ventilate our greenhouse, harvest our garlic and raspberries, deadhead any finished flowers, and eradicate all slugs.
- AT&T's announced plans to upgrade the network by summer of 2016 have stalled. And people in Skagway have noticed, as they slog through another summer of cell phone problems.