Scott Burton hosts on Monday.
Hope Griffin will preview her performance at the Alaska Folk Festival;
We’ll talk with Ron Somerville about the northern SE king salmon crisis;
Joann Flora will update REACH’s 40th anniversary celebration;
Brenda Wright will talk Audubon;
And we’ll hear about workshops on how to make your art career sustainable.
Those interviews, Bird Note, music and more, live at 3 on KTOO, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available on-demand, on-line via ktoo.org
- Federal regulators are investigating video footage that appears to show a Holland America Line cruise ship narrowly missing a pod of humpback whales while on its way to Juneau.
- Legislative leaders say the floor sessions would be held at the Capitol in Juneau, while most of the meetings would be in Anchorage at the Legislative Information Office.
- The rising water level will bring more debris and much colder water. "So, if you were to perhaps fall in the river, there would be more risk of hypothermia," said Nicole Ferrin of the National Weather Service.
- Gov. Mike Dunleavy says the Alaska Federation of Natives hasn’t offered a valid solution to the fiscal crisis. He wants to know AFN’s plans to fight sexual assaults and educational woes in Native communities.