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Frontline: Losing Iraq

Frontline: Losing Iraq

In the FRONTLINE special, Losing Iraq, they will examine the chaos in Iraq, the rise of ISIS and the U.S. role in the conflict.

Part One revisits FRONTLINE reporting on U.S. missteps in Iraq since 2003, and how, as American troops withdrew, the stage was set for a deadly adversary to rise up.

October 20, 2014
The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

The San Francisco Opera will present their production of Porgy and Bess, based on the play by Dubose and Dorothy Heyward, on Friday, October 17 at 8:00 pm. Porgy and Bess tells the story of a disabled man and a woman he loves living in Catfish Row, an African-American community in South Carolina.
The show will be featuring music by renowned American composer George Gershwin, conducted by John DeMain

Friday, October 17 at 8:00 pm

October 16, 2014
Frontline: The Trouble with Antibiotics

Frontline: The Trouble with Antibiotics

FRONTLINE takes an hour look at the widespread use of antibiotics in food animals and whether it is one of the causes for antibiotic resistance in people. Featuring an interview with the family of a young man who died of a bacteria outbreak that swept through a hospital at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

Tuesday October 14 at 9:00 pm

October 13, 2014
Independent Lens: Bully

Independent Lens: Bully

Independent Lens, an Emmy Award-winning anthology series, will delve into the world of bullies. It will show the effects bullying can have by featuring the lives of five families who have experienced it firsthand.

Monday October 13 at 9:00

October 12, 2014
Media Coverage and Female Athletes

Media Coverage and Female Athletes

This broadcast presented by Twin Cities Public Television delves into the world of female athletes and the discrimination they face in the media.

According to producers women’s sports receive only 4% of all sport media coverage and female athletes are much more likely than male athletes to be portrayed in sexually provocative poses.

To highlight why this matters and address these disparities, the Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport at the University of Minnesota, in partnership with tptMN, have produced “Media Coverage and Female Athletes,” a groundbreaking documentary that uses research-based information to examine the amount and type of coverage given to female athletes.

October 8, 2014
NOVA: Surviving Ebola

NOVA: Surviving Ebola

NOVA will be exploring the impact on villages throughout Africa of the quickly spreading viral disease, Ebola. The newest epidemic, thought to have originated in December 2013 by a young boy in a small village in West Africa.

For the first time, the disease is not longer limited to small villages, but has spread further and impacting densely populated cities in Africa. NOVA reports from these “hot zones” showing how medical teams are trying their hardest to keep the virus under control and find a vaccine.

October 7, 2014
TV Highlights: October 2014

TV Highlights: October 2014

Alaska Public Media’s October Schedules

September 30, 2014

Rules for 2014 RUNNING – General Election

The Rules for RUNNING for the General Election can be found here.

September 29, 2014
Makers: Women Who Make America

Makers: Women Who Make America

A PBS series exploring the lives of important women in careers including comedy, Hollywood, space, war, business, and politics throughout the decades. The show will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the triumphs, struggles, and contributions of these women and how their influences have shaped the different career fields for future women.

Episodes will air:

Tuesday September 30 at 8:00
Tuesday October 7 at 8:00
Tuesday October 14 at 8:00
Tuesday October 21 at 8:00

September 29, 2014
Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. employs a team of genealogists and the world’s leading geneticists to uncover the origins of a diverse group of 30 people. Guests to be featured include: Anderson Cooper, Khandi Alexander, Ben Affleck, Aaron Sanchez, Sting, and more.

Episodes will air:

Tuesday September 30 at 7:00 pm
Tuesday October 10 at 7:00 pm
Tuesday October 14 at 7:00 pm
Tuesday October 21 at 7:00pm

September 29, 2014
Masterpiece Classic: The Paradise. Season 2

Masterpiece Classic: The Paradise. Season 2

MASTERPIECE CLASSIC features season 2 of the signature period drama, The Paradise. Featured in 1875 the show is centered around a young woman named Denise Lovett and her life working at The Paradise, a department store owned by John Moray. The show is based on Émile Zola’s classic novel, Au Bonheur des Dames.

Episodes will air:

Sunday September 28 at 7:00 pm
Sunday October 5 at 7:00 pm
Sunday October 12 at 7:00 pm
Sunday October 19 at 7:00 pm
Sunday October 26 at 7:00 pm

September 27, 2014

Alaska Edition Friday August 29, 2014

Incumbent Senator Mark Begich and challenger Dan Sullivan resume campaigning. The Division of Elections has revised the election returns. The oil-tax referendum was decided by less than five percent of the vote. What now? The Libertarian candidate for the Senate drops out – the party gets a new candidate. Striking Enstar workers return to the job, Cook Inlet oil production is up. The price of a barrel of North Slope crude is down. The Kodiak Rocket facility launches a rocket in a launch that lasts seconds.

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August 29, 2014
Mr. BBQ – Steven Raichlen Shares Secrets of Salmon on the Grill

Mr. BBQ – Steven Raichlen Shares Secrets of Salmon on the Grill

This week on Addressing Alaskans, we’re bringing you a special production with BBQ demigod Steve Raichlen. He spent a few days with us in Anchorage this summer sharing his passion for cooking over an open flame. Raichlen sits down for a spicy chat with Alaska Public Media’s Pat Yack while he was here.

KSKA: Tuesday, August 26, at 2:00 and 9:00 p.m.
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August 22, 2014

Alaska Edition: August 22, 2014

The election returns are in. Alaskans say no to the oil-tax referendum but the outcome was in doubt for a while. Dan Sullivan wins the GOP Senate nomination – with Mead Treadwell finishing a distant third. What is Mead’s future? And what of second-place finisher Joe Miller? Sean Parnell, Bill Walker and Byron Mallott square off for governor – amidst calls for Walker and Mallott to join forces. Two GOP House incumbents lose primaries. Don Young is renominated once again. The Municipality of Anchorage has yet another plan for the troubled port.

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August 22, 2014

Debate for the State: Miller, Treadwell Face Off

Joe Miller and Mead Treadwell discussed foreign affairs, health policy, transportation, climate change, gun control, Social Security and how they wanted to help Alaska in the US Senate during a one-hour Debate for the State on Wednesday night.

August 15, 2014
Rivals Question Sullivan’s Absence From Debate

Rivals Question Sullivan’s Absence From Debate

Republican Senate candidates Joe Miller and Mead Treadwell debated each other and an empty chair on Wednesday at Alaska Public Media’s Debate for the State.

August 13, 2014

2014 Primary Election – Contested Races

For the 2014 Primary Election, candidates from all contested Senate and House districts in the Municipality of Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley were invited to participate.

Find the entire playlist by clicking on the “Playlist” button at the top left of the video player.

August 12, 2014

2014 Primary Election – Unopposed Candidates

For the 2014 Primary Election, all unopposed candidates from Senate and House districts in the Municipality of Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley were invited to record a 2-minute statement.

Find the entire playlist by clicking on the “Playlist” button at the top left of the video player.

August 12, 2014
DEBATE FOR THE STATE: GOP US Senate Candidates

DEBATE FOR THE STATE: GOP US Senate Candidates

Meet two of the candidates running for the GOP nomination for US Senate, Joe Miller and Mead Treadwell on Wednesday, August 13 in Debate for the State. Dan Sullivan was invited but chose not to take part in the debate. The program starts at 7:00 p.m.

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August 12, 2014
RUNNING 2014: Alaska Legislature

RUNNING 2014: Alaska Legislature

Meet the legislative candidates running in contested primary races from the Anchorage and Matanuska Valley on KSKA-FM and Alaska Public Media.

Programs start at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 12.

August 12, 2014