907 Updates May 03, 2017

Arrrgh! You don’t want an abortion, don’t have one. If you are a man, have a vasectomy. Where is the money coming from to “combat” abortion?
By Liz Raines: Alaska lawmakers mull measure calling abortion ‘child abuse’

University of Alaska Fairbanks glaciologist Erin Pettit, left, and graduate student Christina Carr collect radar data on Taylor Glacier. (Credit: Jessica Badgeley via CBS News)

By CBS News: Scientists solve mystery of Antarctica’s Blood Falls

By KTUU Staff: Valdez vote keeps first marijuana shop in Alaska open

By Lauren Maxwell: Mat-Su: Look out for 17-foot python


Lower ’48:
By CBS News: House of snakes: Dream home turns out to be a nightmare

JBER prescribed burns
Please be advised that you may see smoke from prescribed burns on JBER through the end of this week. JBER and the Alaska Division of Forestry are workining to reduce fine fuels in the area to lower the risk of wildfire.
Mother’s Day with the Birds: May 14th starting at 2:00pm at the Eagle River Nature Center. Join the Bird Treatment and Learning Center and its live education birds to celebrate Mother’s Day! Bring the whole family to meet a variety of birds close up anytime between 2 – 4 p.m. Admission is free, parking at the Nature Center is $5.

Mother’s Day Celebration and Opening Day at Alaska Native Heritage Center: May 14th from 10:00am to 5:00pm at the Alaska Native Heritage Center. The Alaska Native Heritage Center celebrates mothers and the opening day of its 2017 summer season. Enjoy live performances, village site tours and free admission!