Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Jessie Herman-Haywood about Friday night’s Fish Fest at the Twisted Fish;
Ralph Steeves and Julie Spiegel will be here to highlight the free tours of the NOAA facility;
Lena Gilbertson will share the details about the latest Big Brothers/Big Sisters fundraiser;
And Andy Kline will be here to celebrate the release of the new brew from the Alaska Brewing Company.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A whale-watching tour saw more than just whales Wednesday, after helping save a deer from drowning in the ocean.
- Equatorial Pacific Ocean finally shows signs of cooling, but the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea are still extremely warm. Latest research indicates both phenomenon helped with each other's formation between 2013 and 2015.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.
- More Alaskans are driving electric cars. The same is true for California, Oregon and Washington state. But many people continue to consider the vehicles as too small, difficult to use and no more than a novelty.