Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Anne Fuller will talk with Katherine Rue about her novels for young readers – she’s having a booksigning on Sunday, the 24th of August at Hearthside Books;
Rob Roys will be here to talk about his work being selected as Best of Show by he Alaska Watercolor Society;
And Colette Costa will come in to highlight the three films currently showing at the Goldtown Theatre;
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.