Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix Hosts.
We’ll talk with Ati Nessia from AWARE about the Choose Respect march in Juneau;
We’ll find out about tonight’s/Wednesday’s public lecture & film on toxic chemicals, with guests Tracey Woodruff and Pam Miller;
We’ll get a preview of the music of Harrison B who will be performing an Alaska Originals concert Thursday night @360 North;
We’ll get the details on this week’s Early Learning Conference, with guests Joy Lyon and keynote speaker, Diana Wehrell-Grabowski.
We’ll talk with Shelley Gill, author of the new children’s book, ,Alaska’s Dog Heroes;
And we’ll get an update from Eaglecrest with Jeffra Clough.
- 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.