Tiny beetles threaten spruce trees and homes in Alaska

https://youtu.be/JanC26BhtAw Take a flight over the Mat-Su valley, the Anchorage Bowl, or the Kenai Peninsula and you...

Farm advocates discuss agriculture resources and sustainability | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/H6TbUgQRBGA Farming in Alaska has changed and expanded in recent years. As seasons lengthen and innovations in...

Alaskan farmers get creative with growing food sustainably

https://youtu.be/7fOPc3vhtb0 The definition of farming has expanded over time from soil-only planting and harvesting to include farmers...
A man sits in the cockpit of a small plane.

Here’s how small airlines in Alaska are surviving the pandemic travel slow-down | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/I6QdijNawtY Air travel came to a halt last year as the pandemic caused closures across the country....

Alaska Native pilots fly with hometown values

https://youtu.be/lFbyE7-XH9A Many of the pilots who fly for smaller commercial airlines in the state didn’t grow up...

New recovery center in Mat-Su addresses addiction amid pandemic

https://youtu.be/LwNWQGOmTH4 The number of Alaskans struggling with substance abuse and addiction has grown over the last year,...
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How the pandemic has further strained recovery resources | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/q_bf9W7LDPA Surviving the covid-19 pandemic has consumed the attention of many of us over the past year,...

Alaskans discuss some of the state’s biggest boondoggles | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/8GsvzcdAvws Alaskans have dreamed and schemed some big tourism and economic ideas for the 49th state through...

What’s up with that igloo by Denali and also the tallest building in Fairbanks?

https://youtu.be/AyXEiQecad8 A giant, artificial igloo marks the halfway point between Fairbanks and Anchorage along the Parks Highway....
Show host talks to guests via Zoom.

PBS American Portrait on Alaska Insight | Special LIVE Episode

https://youtu.be/6KDT0KwaJOE Alaskans have a lot of can-do spirit and a deep sense of connection to Alaska. In...

Alaskans address violence against Asian Americans and racial bias in tech | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/PrnY6aHNirU Racial bias permeates government policy and justice systems. It's also ubiquitous in the technology that we...

Sexual assault survivors advocate for change in Nome and statewide | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/mO6gXVhTn7w The high rates of sexual assault and violence against women in Alaska are long-standing problems. In...

New report shines light on Alaska’s missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls

https://youtu.be/XYizUj2PrYk Alaska Native women experience disproportionate levels of violence, but it’s difficult to know exactly how bad...

Recognizing women’s contributions in Alaska | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/t-d0XNPfcl0 The accomplishments of Alaska women are as varied as they are wide ranging. From CEOs running...

Remembering Alaskan Thelma Buchholdt, the nation’s first Philippine-born woman legislator

https://youtu.be/PKqR9LciOcA Women of color have often been overlooked when it comes to documenting Alaska’s history. The "Extra...

Alaska businesses look for relief to make it through another dry tourism season | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/oguUTuFv1O8 Business owners, workers and communities reliant on tourism are facing another summer without cruise ships. Will...

Alaska companies brace for another slow year for tourism

Alaska tour company hopes for rebound in Chinese tourism https://youtu.be/Cu7zNvYvd_s 2019 was a record...
Houses in dirty brown water

Haines residents are still recovering from last year’s landslides

https://youtu.be/dz5KxQ9hflc The human toll from climate change effects in Alaska are real. The small community of Haines...
Lori Townsend talks to Lisa Busch about climate change and landslides in Southeast Alaska on set during Alaska Insight on February 19, 2021.

Collaborative research aims to better predict landslides in Southeast Alaska | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/_P4M72pzgKU What have geologists learned from destructive landslides in Alaska and how might that science inform future...
Protestors hold signs at a Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Anchorage. Photo by Mayowa Aina.

Celebrating Black History Month by honoring Alaskan trailblazers and the work still to come | Alaska Insight

https://youtu.be/lqY46ZNCxOQ After an intense year of political, social and racial unrest across the country, what does February...