Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
Artists Alice Tersteeg and Fumi Matsumoto will preview “Impressions,” an art show with nine contributing printmakers.
The Juneau Douglas City Museum will tell us about Plein Rein, Coffee and Collections and model trains.
And we’ll meet the Wildlife Wednesday presenter Dr. Cristina Eisenberg, Chief Scientist at the Earthwatch Institute.
That’s Juneau Afternoon on Wednesday: 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM.
- The Dunleavy administration's budget doesn't include funding to pay back residents for the reductions in permanent fund dividends from the last three years.
- There’s a heavy demand from scientists to use the Coast Guard's icebreakers to do research in Arctic waters. But with only two icebreakers in its entire fleet, the Coast Guard’s capabilities are limited.
- BP is undertaking a massive effort to get the clearest picture yet of what the Prudhoe Bay oil field looks like. The idea is that, after all these years, there's more oil at Prudhoe Bay to drill, but it's in smaller, harder-to-find pockets.
- According to an annual NOAA Fisheries report released Thursday, the Port of Dutch Harbor led the nation with 769 million pounds of seafood landed in 2017, worth $173 million.