Talk of Alaska

Tuesdays at 10 a.m. (LIVE) repeating at 8 p.m.This is Alaska’s only statewide call-in forum for discussing the issues impacting life on the Last Frontier. Politics, science, culture and current events are covered by hosts from the Alaska Public Media news team along with guests and callers.

Courtroom crowds would come and go at the corruption trials of Tom Anderson, Pete Kott and Vic Kohring, but the web audience grew steadily...

After being out of print for years, Dan O'Neill's ‘The Firecracker Boys" is being re-published, with revisions and extra material. The book documents...

Members of the state Legislature have to make some touch decisions during their special session. Criticism is sure to greet whatever they do to...

Coming up Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Members of the state Legislature have to make some touch decisions during their...

In this morning's Talk of Alaska, the Bioneers conference was mentioned on air, and we've gotten several calls at our office asking for additional...

Do you know where your money is? Most people do not. If your money went into a bank, the bank may have loaned it...

Coming up Tuesday, October 16 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Do you know where your money is? Most people do not. If your...

Education is not just for the young. One-third of the students at the University of Alaska are over 40. Outside Anchorage, the average age...

Coming up Tuesday, October 9 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Education is not just for the young. One-third of the students at the...

Every culture fells threatened by some idea or other, and many cultures ban books. Is it practical to draw lines of censorship in an...

Coming up Tuesday, October 2 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Every culture fells threatened by some idea or other, and many cultures ban...

Climate warming and Endangered Species designations are both important issues for Alaska. Science is supposed to be informing the debate. But what if you...

Coming up Tuesday, September 25 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Climate warming and Endangered Species designations are both important issues for Alaska. Science...

Alaska's many mystery writers must be doing something right, because a whole lot of their colleagues are about to come visiting. A national convention...

Coming up Tuesday, September 18 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Alaska's many mystery writers must be doing something right, because a whole lot...

Like the rest of the nation, Alaska felt the shock of the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Air traffic halted. A recreational pilot in...

Coming up Tuesday, September 11 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Like the rest of the nation, Alaska felt the shock of the...

The Office (NBC) The world of work keeps changing. Retirement has to be managed and job security is becoming a thing of the past....

Alaska's short history as a state contains more than its share of spectacular political incidents -- for example, historically decisive elections so close that...

Coming up Tuesday, August 28 at 10:00 a.m. on Talk of Alaska... Alaska's short history as a state contains more than its share of...