Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Annie Bartholomew hosts.
PeggyAnn McConnochie and Patricia Deering will be here to highlight Saturday’s Family Day at the Lake;
We’ll talk to K J Metcalf and Bunti Reed about Camp CHAMP;
Marcy Peska will offer a preview of her new fantasy novel, based in Juneau;
And Sarah Buhlman, from SAGA, will tell us about their Sunset Community Paddles, and other upcoming outdoor adventures.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.
- The state department of Health and Social Services announced the first known case of the Zika virus in the state July 22, belonging to a patient treated at SEARHC’s Mt. Edgcumbe Hospital in Sitka.
- Bristol Bay is home to the largest sockeye salmon fishery in the world. The 2 billionth salmon was landed sometime, by someone, on July 6, 2016.
- The Alaska Supreme Court overturned the state’s parental notification law for minors who are seeking abortions.