We’ll hear about this Saturday’s fundraiser for Cancer Connection;
Artist Elise Tomlinson will talk about her First Friday exhibit at the CANVAS;
We’ll talk to writer/photographer Jon Waterman about his upcoming presentation at the Downtown Library on wilderness areas;
And we’ll talk with Mariya Lovischuk, Chair of the Conference Committee, about next week Conference on Housing & Homelessness in Anchorage;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.