KTNA Studio – Dave Totten, artist

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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


Elections: Three school district seats up for election

Friday, October 1, 2010

Voters will decide on a new slate of school board candidates at the Borough elections on October 5.  Unlike the Borough Assembly, where voters select their district representative,  the school district’s board of directors do not represented a specific geographical region. (more…)

Assembly narrows manager candidates to slate of 11

Thursday, September 30, 2010

The Mat Su Borough Assembly has narrowed the list of Borough manager candidates down to eleven prospective candidates. (more…)

Elections: Talkeetna Council elections on Tuesday

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

The Talkeetna Community Council at their September meeting voted to extend the nomination process for voting for Board of Directors if the bylaws allow. (more…)

Morning news cast for Wednesday, September 29

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

KTNA’s news, weather, announcements and Denali Echoes for Wednesday, September 29, hosted by Diana Haecker. News headlines: Storm damages still assessed; Talkeetna Community Council has to fill five open seats. (16 min.)

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Voters to decide Borough road bond package

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Voters go to the polls October 5th to decide on a $32.5 million road bond package.  There are 5 different measures on the ballot and road bonds is proposition number 2. The list of the many roads to be upgraded and/or paved can be found on the Borough’s website.
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Correction – the story says Talkeetna gets $750,000.  The amount that Talkeetna receives for upgrades is $500,000 NOT $750,000.

Voters to decide on financial disclosure rules for local candidates

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Borough elections draw near and voters will be looking at five different propositions.  Prop. 5 asks voters to decide whether or not state disclosure process should be repealed for local Borough officials:

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Primary election coverage

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

The polls for Alaska’s primary election have closed.  You can go to the state website to get updated information.  We’ll report on the preliminary results on our morning newscast at 7:40 am, or you can continue listening in at 88.9 FM or on our stream online.  (click on htm, pdf or text – whichever works best for your computer).

Absentee voting still possible for primaries

Thursday, August 19, 2010

The primary election for the state of Alaska is held on Tuesday.  However, if residents have plans to be out of the area that day, they are still able to vote absentee ballot until Monday evening. (more…)

Eight candidates file for 2 open Borough Assembly seats

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Eight candidates have filed for the two seats up for re-election on the Mat Su Borough Assembly.  District one in the Palmer area drew four applicants.  (more…)