Wednesday April 23, 2014 Ken Fix hosts
We’ll find out about the upcoming March For Babies with Karen White;
Kris Sell will be here to highlight next month’s APOA Triathlon;
Find out about Rob Stephenson’s lip dub project at UAS;
Get a preview of Ambassador Richard Boucher’s presentation to the Juneau World Affairs Council tonight on “Staying Ahead Of Emerging Markets”;
And we’ll talk to Geoff Hirsch and Heather Laverne from the Juneau-Douglas Little Theater about tonight’s celebration of Shakespeare’s birthday at the Silverbow backroom.
- A new weather station installed on Mt. Ripinsky last month is now relaying data on weather conditions that could help hikers, climbers and skiers prepare for bad weather -- especially avalanches.
- Kids attending the Homer Folk School learn everything from making apple juice to building kayaks.
- Bethel has made more than a quarter of a million dollars from its 12 percent sales tax on alcohol since legal alcohol sales began in April.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.