We’ll get a preview of Monday’ presentation by author Jean Meaux, at the State Historical Library;
We’ll find out about changes at the Alaska State Museum with Chief Curator, Bob Banghart;
Saffron Hayes will be here to highlight the premiere of his new film, documenting his travels in Alaska, Nepal, and India;
And we’ll talk with musicians participating in this weekend’s Food Truck Friday and Music on the Fly.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, 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.