AK: New Beginnings

As our country contemplates a new President and we wait to see about a new Senator, we take a look at New Beginnings....

AK: Native Perspectives

This week on AK we continue our series on Alaska Statehood by delving into Alaska Native perspectives on becoming the 49th state. Fifty years...

AK: Here and There

This week on AK, join us as we travel Here and There. Take a trip down the Alsek River in the remote wilderness north...

AK: Northwest Passage

This week on AK, we cruise the Northwest Passage. As the sea ice retreats, there's more interest in the Arctic for resource development, for...

AK: Buried Treasure

This week we go searching for buried treasure -- from the secrets revealed by archaeological digs to the not-so-welcome secrets hidden in hundreds of...

AK: The Way Things Were

From the big ideas that drew in mid-century Americans seeking adventure to the small furs that brought Russians before that, we look back through...

AK: Ethical Dilemmas

This week on AK we face some ethical dilemmas. As a state, we've had our share of them lately. We'll ponder why these ethical...

AK: Prepping for Winter

This week on AK we're getting ready for winter. We'll tag along as Alaskans stock their freezer with fish and blueberries. We'll hunt for...

AK: Best of Summer

This week on AK we look back at the best of the summer, or what there was of it. From a series of volcanic...

AK: The Road to Statehood

This week on AK we're beginning our look back at to the earliest days of Alaska's statehood. We'll look at the forces that moved...

AK: Sarah Palin, Revisited

This week we take another look at Governor -- and now Vice-Presidential candidate -- Sarah Palin. When our show first aired in February 2008,...

This weekend: AK’s take on Sarah Palin

Tune in to most APRN stations this weekend for the rebroadcast of a February 2008 episode of AK simply titled: Sarah Palin. When our show...

AK: Gigs

This week we take a look at folks who do some interesting things for a living. We talk to a spinner who works with...

AK: Remote, Resourceful, Resilient Rural Alaska

This week on AK, we learn the 3 R's that define rural Alaska: Remote, Resourceful, and Resilient. We'll drop in on the Rural Providers...

AK: Russians in Alaska

This week we dig into Alaska's ties with Russia -- both new and old. Celebrate the 200th anniversary of an early Russian Orthodox Mission,...

AK: Gold

This week on AK, we go looking for gold. With prices over $900 and ounce, is Alaska in the midst of a new gold...

AK: Remembering and Forgetting

This week on AK, we Remember and we Forget. We'll sample some Alaskan foods said to boost your memory power, and explore the world...

AK: Waste

This week on AK, we go to Waste. We'll find out the latest ways to reduce trash at the airport and learn how to...

AK: Mom

In honor of Mothers' Day we pay tribute to Mom. We'll meet an Anchorage teen who already teaches parenting class and learn about becoming...

AK: Elders

May is Older Americans Month, so this week on AK we salute our Elders. We'll speak with a woman who, in 1960, became Alaska's...