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.
- Plans for managing the nation's largest national forest call for changes in timber harvests that one critic says will be "the demise of the timber industry."
- President Obama today issued an executive order creating the “Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area” of 112,300 square miles.
- As the blue king crab population crashes, fishermen on St. Paul Island face more restrictions to reduce bycatch. But the rules to protect the crab also make it difficult to do research on the species.
- The office of House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday there was no time left to pass an energy bill, according to the publication The Hill.