Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation about the Capstone Project in Ecuador with guests Karen Goldberg Bell, Chelsea Bomba, Freddy Munos, and Professor Kevin Cline;
MK McNaughton and Mark Wheeler will be here to talk about her new work on display at Mark’s new coffee and ice cream shop, Coppa;
We’ll get a preview of the Juneau Lyric Opera production of La Traviata, with guest Mark Kratz & Kathleen Wayne;
And we’ll find out about the Women’s climbing Workshop at The Rock Dump from Jess Brown, who instructs the workshop.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.