Stories from around the world -- that's the work that NPR correspondent Corey Flintoff does. What drew him to news? How does he manage dangerous situations and relentlessly dark turns in the human condition? What lessons did he take from Alaska all the way to Iraq and Afghanistan? Does he miss our salmon? Find out on this special edition of Hometown Alaska.
KSKA: Friday, May 23, 2:00 pm.
On the next Hometown Alaska, host Charles Wohlforth talks with leaders from both major political parties about how they recruit candidates for the legislative races, and the training that goes into getting ordinary citizens ready to be politicians. Do you think you can do a better job than the legislators in Juneau?
KSKA: Wednesday 5/30 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Checked rents lately? In the market for a home? What you find in Anchorage neighborhoods delivers some serious sticker shock. A new report from the Municipality forecasts a shortage of housing in Anchorage over the next 20 years. Why is that, and what can we do about it? A senior planner, a builder and an affordable housing advocate come to the table to share their perspectives on Hometown, Alaska. Join us.
KSKA: Wednesday, May 23, 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.