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.
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.
The Anchorage Assembly passes a revised labor law – and Mayor Sullivan vetoes it. Debates, debates and more debates as election day approaches. The battle over oil taxes continues. Enstar workers strike. The Air Force says Fairbanks is the best location for two F-35 squadrons. The current Congress has a reputation as a do-nothing Congress. Is it when faced with Alaska issues?
KSKA: Friday, August 15 at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 16 at 6:00 p.m.
KAKM: Friday, August 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, August 16 at 4:30 p.m.
Thu @ 7:00 pm - Alaska: Silence and Solitude
This sequel to the documentary "Alone in the Wilderness" revisits the Thoreau-like life of Dick Proenneke in the Alaskan wilderness in a cabin he built and lived in for more than 30 years. Included: footage of moose, caribou and grizzlies.
Thu @ 8:00 pm - Arctic Dance: The Mardy Murie Story
Conservationist Mardy Murie is honored on her 99th birthday.
Thu @ 9:00 pm - Portraits for the Home Front: The Story of Elizabeth Black
A study of Elizabeth Black, who sketched portraits of soldiers during World War II to send to their families back home. Since her death, Black's son has discovered some of her work that was never uncovered. Veterans who knew her share their stories.
Thu @ 10:00 pm - Just Seen It
Included: "The Hundred-Foot Journey"; "Life After Beth"; and "Into the Storm."
Thu @ 10:30 pm - Film School Shorts
Included: "Springtime," about an 86-year-old pork-sung maker in rural Taiwan who heads to the big city; and "Doubles With Slight Pepper," about a street vendor in Trinidad and his father.