We’ll find out about this Saturday’s Alaska Public Gardens Day with guest Merrill Jensen;
Chuck Caldwell will inspire us to wet a line in preparation for tonight’s Casting Night at Twin Lakes;
We’ll say goodbye to Pale Ale and hello to Raspberry Wheat, with guest Andy Kline from the Alaskan Brewing Company;
And we’ll meet Michael Andronov, owner of a new Russian restaurant in town.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- "We saw it coming,” said a Virginia officer, but they couldn’t stop it. Still, law enforcement experts say measures can be taken — even when protesters are armed.
- Alaska Airlines pilots have reached a breaking point in negotiations with the company, and now have plans to picket outside Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. The pilots plan to picket starting at 1 p.m. Monday outside the airport in Anchorage.
- Jenkins was taking a practice run through the class four rapids when a bystander filming the event, noticed another participant, Daniel Hartung, 64, of Indian Valley, flipped out of his kayak and became pinned under a log.
- The Tazlina is the first of two new Alaska Class ferries that the Ketchikan Vigor Alaska shipyard is building for the state. Its two halves are complete and welded together, and shipyard workers are busy getting interior spaces done.