Tuesday’s show: A Bonus! Two stories…
“The Great Bell” by Crispin Oduobuk
–Humorous parable about a king who unwisely seeks advice from his subjects on a tough engineering problem.
“The Byzantine Omelette” by Saki
–Socialist principles come in conflict with the demands of high society.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.