• Here & Now9:00 am to 10:00 am

Menu Schedule Links

Signal Status

There are currently no events to display.

1410_World-Cafe

Obama Names New Secretary of the Interior; and the Anchorage School Board Passes A New Preliminary Budget

By | February 8, 2013

Alaska Edition Host Michael Carey

Alaska Edition Host Michael Carey

President Obama names 56 year-old REI Executive Sally Jewell the Secretary of the Interior. The Anchorage School Board passes a preliminary budget after hearing a great deal of public testimony. The United States Post Office will end Saturday delivery come August. The Anchorage School District and the teachers union have begun contract negotiations. The state House passed a revised cruise ship pollution bill. A group of homeowner in the Rabbit Creek neighborhood are concerned by the possibility that non-residential development could drain their water supply.  The state House starts to move on legislation that would expand the school voucher program and provide aid to parochial schools. ConocoPhillips says the tax changes Parnell proposes for the oil industry just don’t go far enough. Sen. Murkowski unveils a sweeping energy bill from her position as ranking member of the Senate Energy Committee.

Download Audio

HOST: Michael Carey

GUESTS:

KSKA (FM 91.1) BROADCAST: Friday, February 8 at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 9 at 6:00 p.m.

Alaska Public Television BROADCAST: Friday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 9 at 5:00 p.m.

SUBSCRIBE: Get Alaska Edition updates automatically — via e-mailRSS or podcasts

ALASKA EDITION ARCHIVE

You can subscribe to Alaska Public Television program highlights via email or RSS.

Comments

Please read our comment guidelines.