Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of Sunday’s concert by The Alaska String Band and Link Union from the mandolinists from each band, Linda Zahasky and Rachel Link;
We’ll spotlight The Aurora Projekt, with owner Scott Baxter;
C. B. Barnard will talk about his new book, Chasing Alaska;
And we’ll talk with storyteller Tom Cosgrove, pianist Doug Badilla of Jazzberry, and Dave Stout, who creates copper flame pins, three participants in in this week’s Food Truck Friday.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The mayor of Juneau was found dead in his home Monday afternoon. Greg Fisk, 70, was elected to the city’s top office in October and was sworn in only five weeks ago.
- In a press conference in Paris, Obama said that climate change is probably the hardest kind of problem for politicians to solve, yet despite the hurdles, he's optimistic.
- Alaska health officials say tests have again confirmed that Alaska seafood has not been tainted by the Fukushima nuclear disaster four years ago.
- One researcher is using citizen scientists to map jellyfish blooms around the world.