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.
- The 750-mile Race to Alaska is back for a second year as 43 teams of sailors, rowers and paddlers prepared to set off from Port Townsend, Washington at 6 a.m. on Thursday.
- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.