Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes will be your host.
We’ll talk to Cristine Crooks, one of the Plein Rein painters involved with the show at the JACC this First Friday;
Frank Katasse will be here to highlight the on-line KTOO Auction;
We’ll get a preview of Juneau Dance Theatre’s annual production of the Nutcracker.
And Lindsay Kato & Dov Gartenberg will talk about tonight’s Suicide Prevention workshop.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- 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.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.