Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
We’ll get an update on public library activities with Beth Wiegel;
We’ll get the details about this Saturday’s Family Day at the Lake;
John Fehringer will be here to highlight his 30-Year Retrospective First Friday show at Kaill’s;
We’ll find out the upcoming Whale Watch cruise for the Bartlett Foundation;
And Catherine Hatch will be here with Arts Up;
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- 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.