Margie Hamburger, from the City Museum, will be here to highlight Saturday’s Coffee & Collections presentation on The Kennedy Street Centennial Portrait Project;
We’ll talk to Brian Sullivan about his new CD;
Kevin Hood will give us a preview of his Wildlife Wednesday program on the anniversary of the Wilderness Act;
We’ll talk with Jeremy Hsieh about tonight’s Forum@360 presentation highlighting Alaska Robotics;
And we’ll get an update on the Mountain Lift at Eaglecrest.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Army National Guard has announced the start of a three-year pilot program that gives waivers to Alaska Natives who might be trying to join the Guard,
- Clean up garden debris and start mixing compost into your soil before covering garden beds with plastic.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.