KTNA Studio – Dave Totten, artist

Photo by Deb Wessler

Photo by Dora Miller

KTNA Studio

KTNA On Air Studio, Jan 2013

Photo by Deb Wessler

Photo by James Trump

Winter Black-capped Chickadee

winter chickadee

Photo by Robin Song

Fish Lake morning

Fish Lake morning

photo: Robin Song


November Business Feature – Denali Brewing Company

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

During the quiet season in Talkeetna, many business scale back their operations or shutter the doors until spring. One new company thinks it’s found way to keep busy through the winter.

Talkeetna utility customers may see large increase in bills

Friday, May 6, 2011

As the budgeting process for the next fiscal year at the Mat Su Borough for proceeds, the Talkeetna Sewer and Water Board is quickly trying to come up with solutions to financial issues that have been brought about by federal EPA standards. Utility customers may see a 35% increase or more, in their bills starting in July. (more…)

Business Feature for May – Talkeetna Grown CSA

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Community Supported Agriculture has become more popular across the US and in Alaska.  CSAs can take several forms. One such form is buying shares in a produce arrangement.  In the Business Feature for the month of May, Sue Deyoe speaks with Brian Kingsbury, who is starting up a second year of a truly local CSA —

Denali Arts Council hires new ED

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

The Denali Arts Council’s Board of Directors have hired a new executive director.  Joellen Bye signed a contract Friday and started today  in her new position.  The E-D position was vacated by Mindy Lindgren at the end of February. (more…)

Trapper Creek council to hold elections

Monday, April 18, 2011

The Trapper Creek Community Council has a slate of candidates for their upcoming election April 27th and 28th and have scheduled a potluck dinner for the community to meet and talk to the candidates. (more…)

Talkeetna Historical Society seats brand new board of directors

Thursday, April 14, 2011

After several months of upheaval, the Talkeetna Historical Society has a new board of directors.

Past President of the society, Rich Crain, said he was gladly handing over the reins and was off to ‘follow his bliss’ . (more…)

Talkeetna utility board gains new member

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

TALKEETNA – The Mat Su Borough Assembly recently approved Jane Steere to be seated on the Talkeetna Sewer and Water Board.

The local utility board is an advisory board to the Borough’s Public Works. (more…)

Talkeetna Village Park ‘Live at 5’ to continue

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

The popular Live at 5 concert series initiated last year will continue this summer.

Both Denali Arts Council and the Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce are planning the event, held in the Talkeetna Village Park every Friday throughout the summer from 5 pm to 7 pm. (more…)

Denali Brewing contest brings in dozens of homebrewers

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

This past weekend home-brewers from across the Valley and Anchorage came to Talkeetna to participate in the Second Annual Golden Carboy contest at Denali Brewing Company. (more…)