Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll continue our Fish 101 series with Tyson Fick, from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute;
Amanda Tripplette will be here to highlight the Best of UAS events;
We’ll talk with Kyle Wiley Pickett about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony concerts;
We’ll get an update from Marjie Hamburger about the second Friday exhibit at the Juneau/Douglas museum;
And we’ll hear an audio profile about the Children of All Nations Dance Group;
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3pm on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.