We’ll get a preview of the Arts Council’s upcoming season, with guests Rachel Juzeler and Kari Groven;
Mac Metcalfe will be here to highlight next week’s celebration honoring the National Guard;
We’ll talk with Fairbanks author, Kristina Ahlnas, in town for a booksigning Sunday at Hearthside Books;
We’ll get the details on this year’s STAR performances;
And we’ll get a preview of this week’s Food Truck Friday.
- 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.