KTNA Spring Membership Drive April 9th-16th

PLEDGE NOW   Join KTNA for special programming during our Spring Membership Drive April 9th-16th.  Tune it at 88.9FM or online at ktna.org. Our supporters help sustain KTNA and the services that we are able to provide to the Upper Susitna Valley and beyond.  Become a member or renew your membership today!  Call 733-1700 or…

Remembering Elinore Ebling

  Longtime Talkeetna resident Elinore Ebling passed away last weekend. A faithful KTNA supporter, Elinore also graced our airwaves. The audio segments below are taken from our “Nuggets” program.             The first one is from one of Holly Stinson’s “Neighbor Nuggets”, in 2007, when she talked with several residents in…

Michael Vaughan Remembrance

Recently, KTNA learned of the passing of Michael Vaughan.  Vaughan played a vital role in getting KTNA on the air, and served as the in-house engineer for many years.  To honor his memory, KTNA’s Phillip Manning spoke with some of the people who worked alongside Michael Vaughan during his time at the station.    

KTNA Decadent Dessert Auction

Thank you to all of our bakers, auctioneers, bidders, and food donors for helping make this Decadent Dessert Auction a success!  The auction raised over $1100 for KTNA as well as $175 worth of food gift cards and over 30 pounds of food donations for the Upper Susitna Food Pantry.  We would also like to…

Happy Birthday KTNA!

Happy Birthday KTNA!  January 17, 1993 was KTNA’s first day on the air.  Join us for a KTNA open house birthday party from 11:00am-4:00pm  on Tuesday, January 17th.  Stop by for a piece of cake provided by Cubby’s Marketplace.  

Arctic Entries in Talkeetna, February 2016

Arctic Entries is a live storytelling event that its Anchorage organizers brought to Talkeetna. This is the first of a series of three that are planned for this year, sponsored by the Talkeetna Historical Society. You’ll hear stories by Rollie Ostermick, Jack McDonald, Steve Durr, Jodie Rodwell, Rose Jenne, Johnny Baker, and Don Lee. Here’s…

My Dad’s Wedding, by Mackrey Geiger

The Media Skills class at Su Valley Junior-Senior High School produced podcasts which they uploaded to SoundCloud. Here, Mackrey describes a “true Alaskan wedding”, complete with a film crew.  This is the last of the series.

Moose Club at Su Valley, by Stashia Leonard

The Media Skills class at Su Valley Junior-Senior High School produced podcasts which they uploaded to SoundCloud. KTNA airs one each Tuesday at 12:30.  Here, Stashia talks to a couple students and the teacher involved in a unique program that teaches young people the skill of butchering a moose.