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


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…)

Trapper Creek community council set date for annual elections

Friday, January 21, 2011

The Trapper Creek Community Council decided to run their annual election for the board of directors on two days. (more…)

Mat Su CVB holds mayor candidate forum

Monday, January 10, 2011

Friday, the public had one last chance to hear from Borough mayoral candidates.  A full hour was taken to ask questions and get information from 4 of the 8 candidates for mayor.  The election is Tuesday, January 11th.  Polls open at 7 .m. and close at 8 pm.  Below is the candidate forum in 4 sections, approximately 15 minutes each.

[audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/MayorForum11.mp3|titles=MayorForum1] [audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/MayorForum2.mp3|titles=MayorForum2] [audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/MayorForum3.mp3|titles=MayorForum3] [audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/MayorForum4.mp3|titles=MayorForum4]

Mayoral candidate Ken Clark weighs in on his decision to run for mayor

Monday, January 3, 2011

My name is Kenneth Clark.
I have been an Alaska resident since 1974 (36-years).

3. How long have I lived in Mat-Su borough?
I purchased a home in the valley (Mat-Su borough) in 1985 (25-years). (more…)

Borough mayoral candidate Larry DeVilbiss

Monday, January 3, 2011

Larry DeVilbiss is one of 8 candidates running for mayor in the special election January 11th.  He spoke with Sue Deyoe before Christmas about his background and why he is running. (3.5 min)


Mayoral candidate David Wilson

Thursday, December 23, 2010

The special elections to vote for a new borough mayor are scheduled for January 11 and eight men have filed their paperwork to join the race for mayor. KTNA continues its series to introduce the candidates with this story on David Wilson of Wasilla.

[audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/20101222-elexWilson11.mp3|titles=David Wilson mayoral candidate]

Borough mayor election held January 11

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Campaign season is revving up for the Borough mayoral election.

Larry DeVilbiss  attended the Talkeetna Community Council meeting Monday night and encouraged everyone to vote on January 11th for Mat Su Borough mayor.  (more…)

Susitna Community Council elects officers

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

NEW COUNCIL— The new Susitna Community Council consists of regular members Blaine Humphries, Phenie Miller and Justin Koles (left to right, sitting) and president Robert Coleman, vice president Scott Holcomb and alternate Panic Holbrooke (left to right, standing). Photo by Diana Haecker

The Susitna Community Council certified last month’s council elections and elected new officers at last Thursday’s regular meeting. (more…)

Candidates for borough mayor post need to file by today

Friday, November 19, 2010

Friday marks the deadline to submit a declaration of candidacy to run for the open position of Mat-Su Borough mayor. (more…)