We’ll talk with Randy Hurtte about this Saturday’s Litter Free Cleanup Day;
Seattle Architect Tom Kundig will talk about his presentation at tonight’s Alaska Design Forum;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s Jazz & Classics Concert, Brahms Away, with members of the Jasper String Quartet;
Gina White will talk about Saturday’s March of Dimes/March for Babies event.
And Mark Piotroski will give us the details about this Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Juneau Finance Director Bob Bartholomew projected Gov. Bill Walker’s veto of about half of dividend funds will cost the city.
- Only three votes now separate two northern Alaska House candidates. Dean Westlake of Kotzebue has 780 votes, ahead of 777 votes for incumbent Rep. Ben Nageak, who’s from Barrow.
- Bus passes, child-care assistance, work clothing and other resources to get low-income tribal members into jobs are being cut in seven Southeast Communities..
- The U.S. Northern Command and Coast Guard have launched a major field-training exercise off Alaska’s northwest coast. Arctic Chinook is intended to demonstrate how local, state and federal agencies would respond to a simulated cruise ship accident. Coincidentally, a big luxury cruise ship will sail through the area while the exercise is under way. And to further complicate things, bad weather has just set in.