Sheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
Alaska Robotics will preview Mini-Con—a comic convention in Juneau that features local and visiting illustrators, authors, graphic novelists and more. We’ll hear the latest about area critters with a new segment called “Wildlife Roundup” from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The Southeast Alaska Sailing Club will tell us about races and a barbecue, and we’ll check in with the Polaris House.
Interview with Pat Race, organizer of Alaska Robotics Mini Con:
Interview with Souteast Alaska Sailing Club:
Interview with Bruce Van Dusen and Dana Sexton, Polaris House:
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.
- Some are using the economic study to oppose the Army Corps of Engineers draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Pebble Mine.
- The state ferries will likely run through the winter months, avoiding a potential shutdown proposed by the Dunleavy administration.
- Little is known about the long-loved, oily subsistence fish known as hooligan. The only ongoing research on Southeast Alaska hooligan is the result of a nine-year study by the Chilkoot Indian Association.
- Trail Mix Executive Director Erik Boraas says the goal is for the trail to be bikeable from end to end in five years.