Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Ben Huff and Katie Bausler about summer offerings at UAS including Huff’s class in beginning digital photography;
Antoine Doiron and Ken Fix will come in to tell us about a special benefit showing of Antoine’s new movie Space Trucker Bruce at the Planetarium tonight at 7 p.m.;
Daniel Teske and Stefanie Sell of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game will drop by to alert us to the impending move of Fish and Game’s public service counters from the Douglas F&G offices to the Bill Ray Center. The Douglas facility will undergo an 18-month renovation starting next week;
and Irene Morris will outline the big celebration of Earth Day scheduled from 11-3 at the Glacier Visitor’s Center tomorrow.
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- 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.