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Addressing Alaskans features local lectures and public events recorded throughout Southcentral, Alaska. Various community organizations host local, national and global experts speaking on topics that matter to Alaskans.

Addressing Alaskans features local lectures and public events recorded throughout Southcentral, Alaska. Various community organizations host local, national and global experts speaking on topics that matter to Alaskans.
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Anchorage, AK

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Addressing Alaskans features local lectures and public events recorded throughout Southcentral, Alaska. Various community organizations host local, national and global experts speaking on topics that matter to Alaskans.

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English

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Alaska Public Telecommunications, Inc 3877 University Dr Anchorage AK 99508-4676 907-550-8400


Episodes

Power lunch: US senators transfixed by Bear Cam

6/22/2018
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Even U.S. senators got in on the joy of Katmai Bear Cam this week, and that's not the only Alaska delight the senators sampled from afar. Listen now

Duration:00:02:33

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, June 22, 2018

6/22/2018
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Anchorage police arrest dozens in 'Operation Midnight Sun'; State is one step closer to getting a gas pipeline, but not the Walker administration wants; Search still on for bear that killed one, mauled another in Eagle River; Power lunch: US senators transfixed by Bear Cam; Whale collides with ferry Tustumena; Holland America cruise in Alaska hit by norovirus; A series of recent deaths puts an entire village behind on subsistence fishing; Searching for closure on Colony Glacier; AK: Bristol...

Duration:00:28:57

Search still on for bear that killed one, mauled another in Eagle River

6/22/2018
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A brown bear that fatally mauled a hiker in Eagle River this week - and later attacked and injured another man - is still on the loose. Listen now

Duration:00:01:20

Anchorage police arrest dozens in ‘Operation Midnight Sun’

6/22/2018
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Dozens of alleged criminals were swept up this week in what Anchorage police are calling "Operation Midnight Sun." Listen now

Duration:00:01:24

Holland America cruise in Alaska hit by norovirus

6/22/2018
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At least 73 people have reportedly fallen ill aboard the Zaandam following an outbreak of norovirus on the Holland America cruise ship. It’s the second reported outbreak of norovirus this year on a cruise ship in Alaska. Listen now

Duration:00:01:08

49 Voices: Nicolai Alokli of Kodiak

6/22/2018
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This week, we're hearing from Nicolai Alokli in Kodiak. Alokli was a fisherman in his youth and has lived in Old Harbor and the Alitak cannery area. Listen now

Duration:00:02:04

AK: Bristol Bay fishing captains ‘speed hire’ to find their perfect match

6/22/2018
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Men and women move seats at a long row of folding tables. Their goal: to convince the captains on the other side that they are the one. Listen now

Duration:00:04:50

Fansler sentenced to year of probation, alcohol treatment and community service

6/22/2018
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Former Alaska state Rep. Zach Fansler pleaded guilty Thursday to second-degree harassment in connection with a January incident in which he struck a woman in his hotel room. Listen now

Duration:00:02:20

Southcentral king salmon sport fishing closures continue

6/21/2018
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All sport fishing for kings on the Kenai River, including catch and release, closed Wednesday. Farther to the north, king fishing will close starting Friday morning on the Susitna and Little Susitna rivers, as well as the Big Su's tributaries. A subsistence fishery on the Upper Yentna is also set to close early Monday. Listen now

Duration:00:01:14

What they mean when they say ‘immigration problem’

6/21/2018
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Lawmakers paint different pictures of what the immigration problem actually is and who the victims are. That's true even within Alaska's all-Republican delegation to Congress. Listen now

Duration:00:04:22

Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, June 21, 2018

6/21/2018
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What they mean when they say 'immigration problem'; In Alaska, family separations evoke past trauma; Fansler sentenced to year of probation, alcohol treatment and community service; State receives $56 million in federal relief for 2016 pink salmon season disaster; Farm bill with large changes to food stamps narrowly passes the US House; Crews tackle small wildfire in Ketchikan; Southcentral king salmon sport fishing closures continue; Climate change may have sparked human migration into...

Duration:00:28:59

In Alaska, family separations evoke past trauma

6/21/2018
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A survivor of a BIA boarding school for Alaska Natives says the separation of children at the border is reminiscent of her own experiences. The context is different: but the traumatic effects are arguably similar. Listen now

Duration:00:02:18

State receives $56 million in federal relief for 2016 pink salmon season disaster

6/21/2018
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On Wednesday, the state learned how much of $200 million in federal funds will go to recovery from the 2016 pink salmon season disaster in the Gulf of Alaska. Listen now

Duration:00:01:00

At the top of the world, an international field school for research students

6/21/2018
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Earlier this month, the University of Alaska Fairbanks participated in an international field school in Utqiaġvik, giving early-career researchers a broad view of the Arctic coastal system and how it’s changing, along with some different methods for studying it. Listen now

Duration:00:01:32

Alaska steps into legal battle over hard rock mining regulation

6/21/2018
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The state is intervening in a lawsuit over the EPA’s decision to rescind an Obama-era rule. Listen now

Duration:00:01:47

University Regents advance Chilkat Valley timber sale in 9-1 vote

6/21/2018
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The University of Alaska is moving forward with a controversial Haines-area timber sale. Listen now

Duration:00:04:28

Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

6/20/2018
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One dead, another injured, after Eagle River brown bear attacks; Alaska delegation mulls Trump order keeping children detained with parents; Sitka salmon fleet to Governor Walker: “Don’t sign a bad treaty”; Two coal-seam fires merge to form rapidly-growing wildfire near Healy; State: Permafrost melt from Arctic broadband projects violated permits; Amid criticism of homeless camps, Anchorage officials weigh aggressive policy change; EPA rollbacks of cleanup regulations for mining companies...

Duration:00:28:59

AEL&P to share the wealth from corporate tax cut

6/20/2018
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Electricity rates in Juneau are coming down by 6.73 percent. That’s because of a tax windfall realized by Alaska Electric Light & Power whose rates are regulated by the state. Listen now

Duration:00:01:15

New Alaska regs require oil and gas wells anchor below permafrost

6/20/2018
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The change in regulation comes after a BP well failed last year; the company blamed it on thawing permafrost causing uneven pressure on the well. Listen now

Duration:00:01:24

ASMI says Chinese tariff increase will not apply to secondary processing

6/20/2018
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Since last week, processors have been waiting to find out whether secondary processing of Alaska fish will be subject to a new 25 percent tariff, which China announced Friday in retaliation to American tariffs on Chinese goods. Listen now

Duration:00:01:28