Election 2010 Countdown

Tuesday, November 2 is just two weeks away and coverage is ramping up on KSKA FM 91.1 . Over the next two weeks, listen for tons of special election programming on KSKA, including:  the second half of RUNNING tonight (Oct. 19) from 7:00 – 10:00 pm with the candidates for Lieutenant Governor and the Alaska Legislature; Talk of Alaska‘s on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 am; Debate for the State, a statewide public radio and TV event on October 27 and 28;  live coverage from election central on election night, and more!

Here’s a list of what’s to come:

RUNNING: Candidates for State House, State Senate and Lieutenant Governor

  • Tuesday, October 19
  • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm (LIVE)
  • SIMULCAST on KSKA, FM 91.1 and KAKM, Channel 7 TV
  • Hosted by Jill Burke

Talk of Alaska: Lisa Murkowski, Write-in candidate for U.S. Senate

  • Wednesday, October 20
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am (LIVE)
  • KSKA FM 91.1 and APRN member stations statewide
  • PARTICIPATE:  Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 during the live broadcast
  • Send e-mail to talk [at] aprn [dot] org (comments may be read on air)

Talk of Alaska: Harry Crawford, Democratic Candidate for U.S. House

  • Thursday October 21
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am (LIVE)
  • KSKA FM 91.1 and APRN member stations statewide
  • PARTICIPATE:  Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 during the live broadcast
  • Send e-mail to talk [at] aprn [dot] org (comments may be read on air)

Talk of Alaska: Joe Miller, Republican Candidate for U.S. Senate

  • Tuesday, October 26
  • 10:00 – 11:00 am (LIVE)
  • KSKA FM 91.1 and APRN member stations statewide
  • PARTICIPATE: 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

Hometown, Alaska: Propositions A and B

  • Wednesday, October 27
  • 2:00 – 3:00 pm (LIVE), repeating 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • KSKA, FM 91.1
  • Bonding Proposition A – State Guaranteed Veterans Residential Mortgage Bonds, $600,000,000. Bonding Proposition B – State General Obligation Library, Education, and Educational Research Facility Bonds, $397,200,000
  • Teeka Ballas hosts guests on both sides of the propositions facing Alaskan voters on Nov. 2

Talk of Alaska: Don Young, Republican candidate for U.S. House

  • Thursday, October 28
  • 10:00 – 11:00 am (LIVE)
  • KSKA FM 91.1 and APRN member stations statewide
  • PARTICIPATE: 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

Debate for the State: U.S. House and U.S. Senate candidates

  • Wednesday, October 27
  • 8:00 – 10:30 pm (LIVE)
  • SIMULCAST on KSKA, FM 91.1, participating APRN member stations statewide and KAKM, Channel 7 TV.
  • Hosted by APRN’s Washington D.C. correspondent, Libby Casey
  • Submit questions to the candidates by sending them to Questions@debateforthestate.org

Debate for the State: Gubernatorial candidates

  • Thursday, October 28
  • 8:00 – 9:30 pm (LIVE)SIMULCAST on KSKA, FM 91.1, participating APRN member stations statewide and KAKM, Channel 7 TV.
  • Hosted by APRN’s Washington D.C. correspondent, Libby Casey
  • Submit questions to the candidates by sending them to Questions@debateforthestate.org

Election Night: Live Statewide Coverage

  • Tuesday, November 2
  • 8:30 – 11:00 pm
  • KSKA, FM 91.1 and participating APRN member stations statewide

Hometown, Alaska: Election Results

  • Wednesday, November 3
  • 2:00 – 3:00 pm (LIVE), repeating 7:00 pm
  • Hosted by Charles Wohlforth

If you missed anything, or want to share it with someone, just go to kska.org/running or click on the Elections 2010 page up top to download past programs.  EVERYTHING Alaska elections 2010 is listed on this Elections 2010 page.