Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Brian Holst from the Juneau Economic Development Council about the 2014 Storefront Stars;
We’ll talk about the Southeast Alaska State Fair with Jessica Edwards in Haines;
We’ll find out about Sitka’s Home Skillet Festival with guest, Nicholas Galanin;
And we’ll hear a short news story from KTOO’s Lisa Phu.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.