Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardis hosts.
We’ll hear about the Early Learning Fair at Harborview Elementary School with Joy Lion;
Ida Barnack of St. Vincent de Paul will be here to tell us about the Walk for the Friends of the Poor on Saturday,
We’ll learn about a workshop for starting and operating a specialty food business in Alaska from Sarah Lewis of the UAF Cooperative Extension;
And we’ll speak with John Elliot about his Thursday night KRNN Spotlight Series concert at the Goldtown Nickelodeon theater.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.