Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
We’ll hear about a national mathematical honorary which will be installed at UAS next Thursday, and a presentation by the installer, Dr. Colin Starr of Williamette University in Oregon, on Feuerbach’s Theorem
Mary Lou Spartz and Richard Stokes will be here to highlight Sunday’s presentation by the Monday Night Writers’ Group;
We’ll talk with the Alaska Folk Festival’s Guest Dance Band, the Gallus Brothers;
Jorden Nigro and Amy Fletcher will tell us about the Gratitude Lens Project;
and, Ray Troll and the Ratfish Wranglers will drop in to raise the insanity level in the KTOO studio.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today 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.