Thursday at 3 on KTOO-FM, Shona Strauser hosts
We’ll talk with Dierdre Derr about Friday’s Mardi Gras Masquerade Gala benefit for the Shrine of St. Terese;
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s show at Rockwell by the Young Dubliners;
Darren Snyder will be here to highlight the upcoming Master Gardener class;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Thursday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- 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.
- The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.