Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation;
Skip Wallen & Kathy Ruddy will be here with an update on The Whale Project;
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s concert by the Boston Brass and the Enso Quartet;
And we’ll get the details about Saturday Afternoon’s I Am Juneau Dance Fest.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Army National Guard has announced the start of a three-year pilot program that gives waivers to Alaska Natives who might be trying to join the Guard,
- Clean up garden debris and start mixing compost into your soil before covering garden beds with plastic.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.