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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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@kska

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English

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


Episodes

Investigation shows BP Alaska reckoning with multiple accidents and leaks

10/20/2017
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BP isn't disputing that the incidents took place. The company has already taken extreme steps to address the issue. Listen now

Duration: 00:03:47


Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Oct. 20, 2017

10/20/2017
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State appeals controversial ballot initiative decision to Supreme Court; State Attorney General rules that all 229 Alaska tribes are sovereign; Investigation shows BP Alaska reckoning with multiple accidents and leaks; A look at the artsier side of AFN; Eielson’s F-35s will ‘save our bacon’ by offsetting economic slump, Fairbanks Mayor says; As king runs lag, fishers consider cause and prevention; AK: Volunteers work to rebuild damaged landscapes on Flattop Mountain; 49 Voices: Clintonette...

Duration: 00:28:59


State Attorney General rules that all 229 Alaska tribes are sovereign

10/20/2017
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On the second day of this year’s annual AFN gathering in Anchorage, another significant announcement regarding the relationship between the state and tribes was put forward. Listen now

Duration: 00:03:47


AK: Volunteers work to rebuild damaged landscapes on Flattop Mountain

10/20/2017
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Anchorage is home to one of Alaska’s most popular peaks—Flattop Mountain. But all those hikers have done a lot of damage to the landscape. So this summer fall, volunteers have been working hard to rebuild the final section of the trail.

Duration: 00:04:59


49 Voices: Clintonette Gregg of Anchorage

10/20/2017
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This week we're hearing from Clintonette Gregg of Anchorage. Gregg grew up in Kotzebue and is the leader of the Anchorage Northern Lights dancers. The Inupiaq dance group opened the first day of the AFN convention on Thursday. Listen now

Duration: 00:02:24


Newtok says state agency blocked access to disaster funding

10/20/2017
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The money Newtok was counting on will likely go to Butte and Sutton, in the Mat-Su Borough, instead. Listen now

Duration: 00:05:16


U.S. Senate passes budget that could open ANWR

10/19/2017
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The prospect of drilling rigs in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge just got a little more realistic. Listen now

Duration: 00:01:44


Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017

10/19/2017
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Alaska and its tribes sign child services compact; Day one of AFN sees rousing speeches on fiscal crisis and "Strength in Unity"; U.S. Senate votes against striking ANWR-related provision from Republican budget resolution; Newtok says a state agency is standing in the way of millions of dollars of relocation funding; Igiugig making slow progress on offsetting diesel consumption with renewable energy; Same building, new name: Sayéik Gastineau Community School; Ask a Climatologist: La Nina...

Duration: 00:28:59


Day one of AFN sees rousing speeches on fiscal crisis and “Strength in Unity”

10/19/2017
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On the first full day of the AFN convention, delegates heard an impassioned speech from Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott focused on the state’s fiscal situation and a keynote address highlighting the convention's theme -- "Strength in Unity." Listen now

Duration: 00:04:19


Alaska and its tribes sign child services compact

10/19/2017
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The state of Alaska has entered into a first-of-its kind compact to let tribes and tribal organizations take over child welfare services in their communities. Listen now

Duration: 00:03:42


Red Salmon Cannery dinged for Clean Air Act violation

10/19/2017
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Parent company North Pacific Seafoods settles with EPA for failing to report stored ammonia, and will pay $46,000 and spend $175,000 on energy efficiency upgrades. Listen now

Duration: 00:01:29


King Cove and feds exploring options to build road without Congressional approval

10/19/2017
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With the Trump administration, King Cove is looking into new options to make their dream of a road to Cold Bay a reality. But environmental groups argue the road would harm wildlife in the Izembek Refuge and any plan should require public input and Congressional approval. Listen now

Duration: 00:04:47


Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017

10/18/2017
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Federal, state and Anchorage officials roll out "Alaska Anti-Violent Crime Strategy"; King Cove and feds exploring options to build King Cove Road without Congressional approval; All seven resolutions passed on final day of Elders and Youth conference; Iditarod names Joseph Redington, Jr. 2018 Honorary Musher; Dogs test positive for drugs in Alaska's Iditarod; Fish and Game looks to secure water rights along major state rivers; Eielson showcases F-35 as Alaskan command chief emphasizes its...

Duration: 00:28:59


Federal, state and Anchorage officials roll out “Alaska Anti-Violent Crime Strategy”

10/18/2017
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The state’s top law-enforcement officials are rolling out a new initiative aimed at curbing violent crime in Alaska. At its heart is more collaboration between federal, state, and local officials. Listen now

Duration: 00:05:04


All seven resolutions passed on final day of Elders and Youth conference

10/18/2017
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Through simple voice votes, delegates at the 2017 Elders and Youth Conference passed all seven of the resolutions brought to the floor. Listen now

Duration: 00:01:59


Fish and Game looks to secure water rights along major state rivers

10/18/2017
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The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is securing water rights along Alaska’s major rivers. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources is currently taking public input on water reservation rights applications covering two stretches of the Tanana River near Fairbanks. Listen now

Duration: 00:02:09


Iditarod names Joseph Redington, Jr. 2018 Honorary Musher

10/18/2017
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The Iditarod Trail Committee Board of Directors has named Joseph “Joee” Redington, Jr. the 2018 Honorary Musher. Redington passed away in August and was the oldest son of Joseph Redington, Sr., often called the “Father of the Iditarod.” Listen now

Duration: 00:01:10


Sitka’s Alaska Day soundtrack includes pipes and drums

10/18/2017
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With Alaska Day comes a flurry of visitors — some carrying musical instruments. The Seattle Firefighters Pipes and Drums landed in Sitka on Saturday and their first stop was the historic cable house, home to Raven Radio, for a live performance. Listen now

Duration: 00:02:40


Eielson showcases F-35 as Alaskan command chief emphasizes its lethality, deployability

10/18/2017
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Eielson Air Force Base opened its doors Tuesday to local, state and federal officials to give them a chance to see an F-35 fighter up close and to learn about its capabilities. The Air Force sent the warplane there for a few weeks for testing in anticipation of the arrival of two squadrons beginning in 2020. Listen now

Duration: 00:03:39


Judge rules independents can run in Alaska Democratic primary

10/18/2017
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It’s not clear whether independent Gov. Bill Walker will run in the primary. A campaign spokesperson said Walker could not comment because it is a pending legal matter to which the state is a party. Listen now

Duration: 00:03:14

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