Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Laury Scandling hosts.
We’ll talk with K/ J. Metcalf about the upcoming Friends of Admiralty Angoon Cruise;
Anne Fuller will talk with Rachel Weaver about her new book, Point of Direction;
Wade Davis will be here with a preview of his presentation on the Sacred Waters Campaign tonight;
We’ll get an update on Boeing, Boeing, Perseverance Theatre’s current production;
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- 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.