Morning Edition Interviews

BioBlitz set for Saturday

Volunteers are needed to help look for marine invasive species.  Linda McCann of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center and Gary Freitag of the Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program explain.   Meet at the lower UAS campus, 600 Stedman Street on Saturday (9/28) at 9:00 am.  BioBlitz

Recent News

Canada OKs KSM mine’s environmental plans

Seabridge Gold's Brent Murphy points to a valley to be dammed to hold tailings from the KSM mine during a July tour. The project just won federal environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)
A controversial mine near Southeast Alaska’s border won approval from Canada’s federal government. Critics say it could pollute salmon-bearing rivers. more

Juneau Diocese announces priest changes

Holy Name Parish in Ketchikan will be getting a new priest in February. The Diocese of Juneau announced this week that the Rev. Patrick Travers will leave St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Juneau to serve as the pastor of Holy Name. more