We’ll get an update on the 360North productions highlighting the 50th Anniversary of the Alaska Marine Highway;
Steve Kocsis will be here with the details about Tuesday’s Planetarium presentation on Astronaut Humor;
We’ll talk with Maire New about her year-long residency at Moscow’s Bolshoi Ballet Academy;
We’ll learn about a new Tlingit language app;
And Katrina Pearson & Colleen Mondor will be here to profile their new publishing business, Shorefast Editions.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.