We’ll find out about upcoming activities at the Libraries, with guest Beth Weigel;
Joy Lyon and Elsa Demeksa will be here with details about this week’s Imagination Library event;
We’ll hear an Audio Postcard featuring First Lady Sandy Parnell;
Elfrida Nord will be here to highlight Saturday’s Sons of Norway Holiday Bazaar;
And Nancy DeCherney will be with be here with Arts Up.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, Thursday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- There's only one park in America with canine rangers: Denali National Park. The use of sled dogs is older than the park itself. In the summers, the dogs serve as ambassadors. During the winter months, they ferry park employees through areas closed to motorized vehicles.
- Law enforcement in North Dakota arrested more than 140 on private land owned by the pipeline company. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe wants to prevent the pipeline from running under the Missouri River.
- Last spring, an environmental advocacy group found elevated levels of mercury in a seal harvested near the inlet, which is also home to the Greens Creek mine.
- “All of my red flags are waving at the moment,” said Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority board member Jerome Selby.