Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Dennis Mamana, this weekend’s Planetarium guest speaker;
Katie Bausler will tell us about UAS Events – the Spring Sound & Motion series on Friday nights, and six performances of The Country Club by the UAS Drama Club;
We’ll get a preview of this week’s Friday Fireside Lecture on Chinook Salmon, with guest, Bill Heard;
We’ll talk with Sergei Morosan of Rumblefish; the old-timey band will be playing along with Buster Keaton’s The General, the Not-So-Silent Film showning Saturday at 4 and 9 p.m. at the Gold Town Theatre.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.