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Archive for August 20th, 2008

RUNNING: Audio from Wed, Aug 20

Thanks to everyone that tuned in for our Alaska Primary edition of RUNNING on Wednesday night. For those that missed the broadcast or would like to listen to any of the candidates again, we’re posting the complete audio from each session for your convenience.

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August 20, 2008 - 9:47 pm

RUNNING: Audio from Wed, Aug 20

Thanks to everyone that tuned in for our Alaska Primary edition of RUNNING on Wednesday night. For those that missed the broadcast or would like to listen to any of the candidates again, we’re posting the complete audio from each session for your convenience.

NOTE:

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August 20, 2008 - 9:46 pm

JAL to continue direct flights to Alaska

Japan Airlines (JAL) is maintaining its commitment to Alaska despite tough times for air carriers and a recession in Japan. The airline recently announced plans for at least 17 flights to Alaska this fall and winter, adding to its 15 summer flights. The airline flies… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 6:10 pm

Jeff King's fate in the hands of a judge

The decision about whether 4-time Iditarod champ Jeff King illegally killed a moose in Denali National Park now rests with a judge. The 2-day trial wrapped up yesterday with King taking the stand in his own defense. If convicted he faces up to a year… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 6:05 pm
RUNNING: Wed, Aug 20

RUNNING: Wed, Aug 20

Here’s the lineup for tonight’s presentation of RUNNINGKAKM Public Television’s traditional meet-the-candidates forum for local and statewide elections. If you’ve got a TV handy, tune in to Channel 7 for the live televised event or listen to KSKA FM 91.1 for… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Ocean Rangers getting better access to cruise ships

The state’s environmental monitors are getting better access to the inside workings of cruise ships.

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau

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August 20, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Mark Begich vs. Ray Metcalfe

National news media and local pollsters are already talking about a general election match-up between Ted Stevens and Anchorage mayor Mark Begich in Alaska’s U.S. Senate race. But first Begich has to make it through next week’s Democratic Primary where he faces anti-corruption crusader Ray… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 5:55 pm

Coast Guard suspends search for Brian and Brandon Andrews

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for deputy Revenue commissioner Brian Andrews and his 24-year-old son Brandon, both of Juneau. The men disappeared August 9 in the process of shuttling camping gear between Young Lake on Admiralty Island and Juneau.

The Coast Guard… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 5:50 pm

PFD to come early this year

Governor Sarah Palin announced today the first round of Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) checks will be deposited September 12. The checks will include an extra $1,200 state lawmakers approved to help offset the high cost of fuel.

Diana Boro, KHNS – Haines

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August 20, 2008 - 5:45 pm

Ted Stevens moves to set up legal defense fund

Senator Stevens’ Washington office announced today he’s setting up a legal defense fund. Stevens’ attorneys are in the process of seeking approval from the Senate Ethics Committee to start such a fund, which allows members to raise money to help pay legal fees. Once it’s… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 5:40 pm

Alaska News Nightly: August 20, 2008

Senator Stevens lost his bid today to move his corruption trial from Washington, DC to Alaska. Plus, Alaskans can expect their larger-than-ever PFD checks as early as September 12. Those stories and more tonight on Alaska News Nightly, broadcast statewide on APRNRead More

August 20, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Primary to decide District 23 representation

In Anchorage’s House District 23, the August 26th Democratic primary race will determine which of two candidates will go to Juneau in January. No other party has fielded candidates. KSKA takes a look at the primary contest between incumbent Les Gara and challenger Chris Constant.… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 3:10 pm
Community Forum: Back to School

Community Forum: Back to School

Today is the first day of school at the Anchorage School District. For some, its busier than usual…like schools’ superintendent Carol Comeau. Join KSKA’s Nellie Moore as she welcomes Comeau to Community Forum. Find out what’s in store for students… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 1:36 pm
RUNNING: Wed, Aug 20

RUNNING: Wed, Aug 20

Here’s the lineup for tonight’s presentation of RUNNINGKAKM Public Television’s traditional meet-the-candidates forum for local and statewide elections. If you’ve got a TV handy, tune in to Channel 7 for the live televised event or listen to KSKA FM 91.1 for… Read More

August 20, 2008 - 11:00 am