Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk with Cathy Connor and students from the Juneau Icefield Research Program;
Katie Bausler will be here with a UAS Update:
We’ll talk with filmmaker Bo Boudart about Walking In Two Worlds, about the Tongass National Forest, screening tonight at the Silverbow;
And we’ll talk with Patience, in town from Zimbabwe for a marimba workshop and this week’s Food Truck Friday.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- 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.
- An M-44, which sprays predators with sodium cyanide, detonated on a teen and his dog earlier this month in Idaho. Now the family and others are petitioning the USDA to end its use of the devices.
- The Mental Health Trust Authority owns lands in Petersburg it wants to swap for Tongass National Forest acreage elsewhere in the region. Resulting timber sales would raise money for the Trust.