Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Ben Huff and Katie Bausler about summer offerings at UAS including Huff’s class in beginning digital photography;
Antoine Doiron and Ken Fix will come in to tell us about a special benefit showing of Antoine’s new movie Space Trucker Bruce at the Planetarium tonight at 7 p.m.;
Daniel Teske and Stefanie Sell of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game will drop by to alert us to the impending move of Fish and Game’s public service counters from the Douglas F&G offices to the Bill Ray Center. The Douglas facility will undergo an 18-month renovation starting next week;
and Irene Morris will outline the big celebration of Earth Day scheduled from 11-3 at the Glacier Visitor’s Center tomorrow.
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- Federal ocean managers are making more than $2 million available to try to help fishermen catch less of the wrong fish. The agency says it is prioritizing projects such as gear modifications, avoidance programs and improved fishing practices.
- The president is marking the first anniversary of his inauguration with a government shutdown. Lawmakers are back at the Capitol trying to break the impasse — and playing the political blame game.
- This year’s local contingent of the international event saw upwards of 800 people come together. They came to voice their dissatisfaction with President Donald Trump and many of the policies enacted during his first year in office.
- If the federal government shuts down, many federal workers will be furloughed. Federal courts have enough money to continue operations for about three weeks. Active-duty military go to work as normal.