Talk of Alaska: What’s Alaskan?

Alaska depends on tourists, and most Alaskans are happy to help visitors enjoy our state.

But some things are easier to explain than others – for instance those Blazo boxes, or waiting for the mail plane. Or the difference between a skiff and a boat.

Can you think of more? Let’s hear what they are!

“What’s Alaskan?” is the subject on the next Talk of Alaska.

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HOST: Steve Heimel, APRN


  • Shannyn Moore, Anchorage blogger.
  • Peter Dunlap-Shohl, former cartoonist, Anchorage Daily News, and blogger.
  • Live callers statewide


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  • Send e-mail to talk [at] aprn [dot] org (comments may be read on air)
  • Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 during the live broadcast

LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide