Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll find out about this weekend’s Hospice Fun Run;
We’ll focus on Friday’s Woosh Kinaadeiyi Showcase fundraiser at the Rookery;
And we’ll get an update on Eaglecrest;
- 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