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.
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.
- The company that sent the first big luxury cruise ship through U.S. and Canadian Arctic waters is preparing the Crystal Serenity for a repeat performance in 2017. But one expert believes this year’s historic transit doesn’t mean the Arctic is likely to become a hotspot for global shipping anytime soon.
- Federal fisheries oversight required in some busy Alaska salmon fisheries