Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Tristan Knudsen Lombardo about this weekend’s Only Fools Run At Midnight event;
We’ll talk with Kay Kanne about her 30-plus years as a midwife;
Claire Richardson will be here to highlight Saturday’s Starr Hill Summer Potluck;
We’ll hear another story from former Tongass National Forest ranger Pete Griffin;
And we’ll get an update on CBJ activities with City Manager Kim Kiefer.
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday att 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- About 4,500 acres of heavily-logged forest will return to wilderness under a deal involving the federal government and a Southeast Alaska Native corporation.
- Andy Larson, 79, and Matthew Hanes, 32, hoisted from S/V Rafiki about 170 miles south of Sand Point early Wednesday.
- The company that sent the first big luxury cruise ship through U.S. and Canadian Arctic waters is preparing the Crystal Serenity for a repeat performance in 2017. But one expert believes this year’s historic transit doesn’t mean the Arctic is likely to become a hotspot for global shipping anytime soon.
- Federal fisheries oversight required in some busy Alaska salmon fisheries