We’ll talk with Angela Chapin about the Alaska Military Youth Academy;
Dave Crabtree will fill us in on the latest CBJ Water Quality Report;
Phoebe Rohrbacher will be here to highlight Thursday’s National HIV Testing Day;
And we’ll dig into local history as we talk with Renee Hughes about the Last Chance Mining Museum.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- 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.