Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Elaine Schroeder who will be here to highlight Wednesday’s Noon Time Vigil for Hiroshima Day.
We’ll get a profile of the CBJ Lands Department, with guest Greg Cheney.
We’ll hear a short Spirit of Alaska youth story and a new Tongass Tales story by Juneau’s own Pete Griffin.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The state's Palmer Correctional Facility is slated to close. It's a money-saving measure called for by Gov. Bill Walker.
- Metlakatla Democratic National Convention delegate Gavin Hudson campaigned for Bernie Sanders. But he's in Hillary Clinton's camp now.
- Researchers think they’ve found a new species of whale in Western Alaska. A new study is identifying the find as a relative of the Baird’s beaked whale.
- Anchorage is assigning more police to handle drunk drivers. A federal grant is paying for a new patrol unit.