Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Karleen Grummett about the Empty Chair Project;
We’ll continue our FISH-101 series with guest Ross Coen, offering a preview of his talk on Thursday about Alaskan fishermen and the Japanese “invasion” of Bristol Bay;
We’ll find out about Sitka’s Island Institute with guest Carolyn Servid.
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.