Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
We’ll get an update on Friday’s Sound and Motion presentation, a performance by the Woosh.ji.een Dance Group;
We’ll talk with Sammy Burrous about this weekend’s Tribute to Tom Waits at the Gold Town;
Cathy Conner, this week’s featured speaker for the Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, will be here to talk about ancient trees;
And we’ll talk to Robert Cohen about next Wednesday’s KRNN Spotlight Concert, a Tribute to Blue Note Records.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.
- The state department of Health and Social Services announced the first known case of the Zika virus in the state July 22, belonging to a patient treated at SEARHC’s Mt. Edgcumbe Hospital in Sitka.
- Bristol Bay is home to the largest sockeye salmon fishery in the world. The 2 billionth salmon was landed sometime, by someone, on July 6, 2016.
- The Alaska Supreme Court overturned the state’s parental notification law for minors who are seeking abortions.