Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-FM Ken Fix is your host:
We’ll talk with Kyle Pickett about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony concerts;
We’ll get a preview of this Friday’s Audible Art of Place with Ernestine Hayes;
We’ll get the scoop about this weekend’s JUMP Society Film Festival with Aaron Suring;
We’ll find out about tonight’s Alaska Food Policy Council’s Town Hall Meeting with Darren Sneider and Sarah Lewis;
And Matt Lillard will be here to talk about the current ski conditions at Eaglecrest.
- "We saw it coming,” said a Virginia officer, but they couldn’t stop it. Still, law enforcement experts say measures can be taken — even when protesters are armed.
- Alaska Airlines pilots have reached a breaking point in negotiations with the company, and now have plans to picket outside Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. The pilots plan to picket starting at 1 p.m. Monday outside the airport in Anchorage.
- Jenkins was taking a practice run through the class four rapids when a bystander filming the event, noticed another participant, Daniel Hartung, 64, of Indian Valley, flipped out of his kayak and became pinned under a log.
- The Tazlina is the first of two new Alaska Class ferries that the Ketchikan Vigor Alaska shipyard is building for the state. Its two halves are complete and welded together, and shipyard workers are busy getting interior spaces done.