Morning Edition Interviews

10 million years of salmon evolution

Paleontologist and fish biologist Dr. Gerald Smith is making a presentation at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center Friday night, “10 Million Years of Salmon Evolution and Their Future in a Changing World.”  Smith and artist and fish enthusiast Ray Troll spoke on Morning Edition.  Salmon112713

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