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.
- Former Sen. John Glenn has died at 95. After a career as a Marine pilot, Glenn was chosen as an astronaut. He was the third American in space.
- In the past two months, 300 dead puffins have washed up on St. Paul Island, alarming residents who had only seen six carcasses over the last decade. The die-off appears to be slowing down now, but scientists say it could be the sign of a much larger ecosystem problem.
- The pilot was alone, flying a small aircraft, according to the troopers.
- The Census Bureau designates languages for translation based on its estimates for speakers who have limited English proficiency.