Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
We’ll find out about this weekend’s performances by Opera to Go with the Amalga Chamber Orchestra;
Dov Gartenberg and Megan Gregory will be here with details about an event observing Survivors of Suicide Day on Saturday;
We’ll learn about a fundraiser celebrating National adoption Month;
Author Karsten Heuer, this Friday’s Evening at Egan speaker will let us know about “being caribou;”
And Nancy Decherney will be here with Arts Up.
- Tribal groups from opposite ends of the state have formed an alliance to fight mines they say threaten traditional fisheries.
- The deadline for bids and public comment on a proposed Haines-area timber sale has been extended. The University of Alaska is offering up 400 acres of old growth Sitka spruce and western hemlock on the Chilkat Peninsula.
- Heat pumps are nothing new. But upgrades over the past thirty years have made the systems a lot more reliable. Now Juneau installers are racing to keep up with growing demand.
- Concern over poor king salmon runs across the state drew a panel of fisheries experts together at a recent meeting in Anchorage. The event focused mainly on a better understanding of the science behind population declines.