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.
- Juneau grappled with the water fluoridation debate a decade ago and ultimately decided to scrap fluoride. Dentists say cavities in youngsters appear to be rising though there's been no hard data to confirm this trend.
- This week, we're responding to a listener who asked whether it's true that sea ice in Antarctic waters has been generally increasing, while Arctic sea ice has seen dramatic declines.
- Sen. Lisa Murkowski said it’s too early to judge the Trump presidency. She’s been skeptical of some of his actions, but in her annual address to the Alaska Legislature this morning, Murkowski presented the Trump administration as an opportunity for resource development.
- The governor of North Dakota had set Wednesday as the evacuation deadline for the largest protest camp. The Trump administration is allowing the pipeline to be built, despite the protests.