Phil Mundy will be here with details about the Ted Stevens Day Celebration;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s performances of King Island Christmas;
We’ll talk to Amy Courtney, from the Juneau Audubon Society, about this Saturday’s July Nature Walk;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Young says he sympathizes with the 9/11 victims, but says the law allowing them to sue Saudi Arabia threatens national security and the safety of Americans deployed abroad.
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.
- The company that sent the first big luxury cruise ship through U.S. and Canadian Arctic waters is preparing the Crystal Serenity for a repeat performance in 2017. But one expert believes this year’s historic transit doesn’t mean the Arctic is likely to become a hotspot for global shipping anytime soon.