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Photo and Story by Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage A special ecological forum for young people from countries all over the North is happening this week in and around Anchorage, thanks...

Photo courtesy of VPA: Bad Boys Gone Gray cast. This week on Stage Talk, Garry Forrester and Rachel Underwood from Valley Performing Arts stop-by to talk about a new original musical in a trilogy authored...

Today Anchorage Edition becomes Alaska Edition on KSKA radio and KAKM television. Host Michael Carey and journalists from around the state analyze and discuss the big issues and hot topics - not only in...

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Anchorage officials are starting a campaign to end panhandling in the city.  Mayor Dan Sullivan said Wednesday that the new “Change for the Better” program...

Executive director of the Renewable Energy Alaska Project (REAP), Chris Rose believes Alaska can be an international leader on renewable energy. Harnessing about 90 percent of the nation's wave power and about 75...

Last Friday afternoon, over six hundred Anchorage high school students competed in the 11th Annual Bartlett Mathematics Invitational.  As KSKA's Len Anderson reports, the "invitation" included pizza, extra credit and six questions. Photo...

Test your math skills! Listen to Question 1

SPEAKER: Stephen Cohen, Senior Policy Expert, Brookings Institution TOPIC: "Will Pakistan become the most dangerous country in the world?" RECORDED: Friday April 22, 2011 SLIDESHOW: Steve Cohen powerpoint, AWAC April 2001 (PDF) ABOUT: Alaska World ...

SPEAKER: Fran Ulmer, Chancellor, UAA TOPIC: "Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Commission: Lessons Learned and Implications for Alaska and the Arctic" RECORDED: Friday April 22, 2011 ABOUT: Alaska World Affairs Council Presents is a public...

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Organic farm products are carving their own niche in Alaska’s grocery markets, although getting organic certification can be a challenge.  Now organic growers or those...

He’s the man who brought the first great cup of coffee to Anchorage. Perry Merkel started Cafe Del Mundo before anyone had ever heard of Starbucks. Three decades later, he is retiring and...

Here’s the music playlist from the May 1, 2011 edition of Traveling Music with Shonti Elder. All...

Here’s the music playlist from the April 30, 2011 edition of Night Music with Kirk Waldhaus.  All tracks played are...

Here’s the music playlist from the April 30, 2011 edition of Soul to Soul with Marvel and Sherry Johnson. All tracks ...

Months of legal battling between the municipality of Anchorage and the Alaska office of the American Civil Liberties Union has come to an end. This week the Anchorage Assembly unanimously approved an illegal...

Anchorage chickens scored a nine to two victory at the municipal assembly Tuesday night.   Under a new ordinance residents can keep up to five chickens or rabbits on normal sized...

Peter Townsend's tale of a young boy's journey from pain to triumph, Tommy with music by The Who is now playing through May 14 at Mad Myrna's in Anchorage. Actors and musicians Van Horn...

Monday the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce looked beyond the state's oil, natural gas and coal resources to Alaska's considerable, but yet largely untapped, renewable energy possibilities. Chris Rose is executive Director and founder of the...