We’ll get an update on CBJ Activities with City Manager Kim Kiefer:
Harborview Elementary School Librarian Julie Leary will be here to highlight the upcoming Read Across America event;
We’ll learn about the house across the street from the Governor’s Mansion with guest Mark Choate;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s KRNN Spotlight Concert with members of the North Country Cajun Club.
And we’ll learn about this weekend’s SE Science Fair with guest, Jon Smith.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.