Monday on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll talk with wildlife biologist Stephanie Sell about bear awareness;
Sally Smith will preview this year’s Holiday Pops;
We’ll get the details about the Monday night public meeting on South Franklin Street planning and construction with project manager Lori Sowa;
Carmeleeda Estrada will highlight next weekend’s Tináa art show and auction;
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today on A Juneau Afternoon, live at 3 on KTOO, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on-demand via ktoo.org
Tonight at 7, tune in to KTOO-FM for a Municipal Candidate Forum.
- Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s office is considering sites in the Mat-Su Borough and elsewhere on the road system for a possible second special session, according to spokesperson Matt Shuckerow.
- Researchers are trying to determine the cause of a gray whale die-off along the West Coast, including Alaska. And they're looking at whether recent warming trends in the Arctic, and reduced sea ice, have affected their prey.
- Papua New Guinea-based company Oil Search announced Thursday it received a permit from the Army Corps of Engineers for its Pikka development, planned west of Prudhoe Bay.
A judge blocked a Trump plan for a controversial road through an Alaska wildlife refuge. Now the administration is appealing.The Trump administration is appealing a court ruling that blocked plans to build a long-sought road through the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.