Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of Saturday’s Saxophone Showcase Concert at Northern Light United Church with guests Greg Frank, Erik Hedstrom, Keila Dubois, Todd Hunt;
Sitka artist Nicholas Galanin will be here to highlight his show at the Alaska State Museum, The State of Being, Displaced;
Judy Crondahl will drop in to fillus in on the Jean Rogerss celebration to be held Sunday at the Jacc, starting at 2 p.m.;
We’ll find out about Fall Classes and Enrollment Day at UAS from Katie Bausler of the UAS staff;
And we’ll get the details about this year’s STAR program at Perseverance Theatre from Ruth Kostik;
That, Writer’s Almanac, music and more, today 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.