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.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.