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Juneau’s Hidden History

Hear about exploring early mines, hydroelectric facilities and pre-WWII installations crucial to Juneau’s history and forgotten by the passage of time.

Understanding the Turmoil in the Middle East

David is Israel’s consul general to the Pacific Northwest of the US and has served Israel in various diplomatic positions domestically and abroad since 1998.

Only in Alaska

Go fishing with Ernestine Hayes and sit by a fire with Dave Hunsaker on the Homer Spit. Each piece is grounded in the experience of being in Alaska.

Below the Surface: Diving Deep into the Science of Maritime Change in the Arctic

Scientists from NOAA, UAF, and the U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service share findings and thoughts on 2 years of unprecedented research.

Recent programs on

Alaska's Budget

Angela Rodell, Alaska Permanent Fund (Part 2)

Angela Rodell - Alaska Permanent Fund, Part 2 (2016)

Angela Rodell, Alaska Permanent Fund (Part 1)

Angela Rodell - Alaska Permanent Fund, Part 1 (2016)

Alaska’s Deep Money Challenge and What We Can Do

The Alaska budget game show - the most you've ever had balancing a state budget!

Finding True North in the Budget Dilemma

Prominent former Alaska legislators discuss the state’s fiscal future with Alaska journalists.

The Flying University

Documentary project

Inmates study literature and philosophy in a prison in Juneau, Alaska. This documentary offers a rare look at the classes inside the prison and the impact on students who participate in the program, which is called “the Flying University”.

The program traces its roots to underground philosophy courses in the Soviet Union – the original “Flying University.”

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The Hannah Yoter Band

Hannah has assembled a band and refined her sound that sits right in the middle of Americana roots and classic country.


An an experimental chamber group that blends psych-folk and hip-hop with classical themes and defies any notion of musical normativity

Playboy Spaceman

A band whose style was once described as "gospel rock futuristic electronica magic."

Yngvil Vatn Guttu with the Rob Cohen Trio

Yngvil Vatn Guttu doesn’t just make music. She makes music happen.