We’ll talk to Steve Tada and Robert Barr about the ups and downs of the elevators in the Downtown Library/Parking Garage;
We’ll wet our whistles with news about this weekend’s Haines Beer Fest;
We’ll talk to Becca Parks about Friday’s First Lego League Corporate Challenge;
And we’ll get the details about this year’s High School Graduation Ceremonies.
.That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.