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Yukon Quest Coverage Continues on KUAC FM

Yukon Quest Coverage begins Saturday morning on KUAC FMJourney along with Molly as she follows the race from Fairbanks to Whitehorse. Tune in weekday mornings at 7:45, 8:30 and 9:30 for race reports and updates at 12:30 p.m. and on weekends at 7:35 and 8:35 on KUAC FM, KUAC online, KUAC HD, and KUAC TV 9.5.

Downton Abbey On Masterpiece, Tonight at 8:00 p.m. on KUAC TV

Downton Abbey On MasterpieceAs the hospital battles reach a fever pitch, Violet goes on the warpath. Daisy attempts to foil a blossoming romance, and things begin to look up for the Crawley sisters. Tune in tonight at 8 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Mercy Street: The Belle Alliance, Tonight at 9:00 p.m. on KUAC TV

Mercy Street: The Belle AllianceThe Green girls and Frank devise a plan to help Tom escape during a Union ball at their house; and Mary releases Dr. Foster, who’s still shaky, from his “quarantine” so that he can guide Samuel through a delicate operation. Tune in tonight at 9 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Changes to Monday and Tuesday night Line-up on KUAC FM

Beginning this evening, February 8, KUAC FM will implement two changes in its Monday and Tuesday night line-up. Riverwalk Jazz will be replaced with a second hour of World Café from 8-9 p.m. and Marian McPartland Piano Jazz will move to Tuesdays at 9 p.m. See FAQs and revised KUAC FM & HD grid.

Pick.Click.Give.

Pick.Click.Give.You can designate your Pick Click Give donation to support KUAC …if you make a gift of $500 or more to the University of Alaska.  These gifts are again eligible for matching funds from ExxonMobil. Follow these steps and then call 474-1891 or email giving-kuac@alaska.edu and let us know so that we can inform the UA Foundation to be on the lookout for your gift.

2016 NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest

2016 NPR Music Tiny Desk ContestLast year marked the inaugural year of the Tiny Desk Contest, an audience engagement experiment that energized thousands of musicians and music fans, and highlighted public radio’s important role in music discovery. Once again, NPR is asking unknown bands and musicians all over the country to film themselves performing one song at a desk of their choice.

The contest will be sponsored for the second year by Lagunitas Brewing Company, and the winner will play NPR’s famous Tiny Desk in Washington, D.C., before embarking on a U.S. tour that includes appearances at a taping of NPR’s Ask Me Another and at events hosted by NPR Music and Lagunitas throughout the country. The contest will run between January 12-February 2. Find out more here »

Downton Abbey Sweepstakes!

Downton Abbey Sweepstakes!Enter between now and March 15 for your chance at a 6 day, 5 night trip for two adults from the US to Great Britain. Tour Downton Abbey filming sites including the world-famous Highclere Castle and villages in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds. Also win a decorative copper kettle prop from Mrs. Patmore’s kitchen! Travel to the Cornish coast and countryside to visit select filming locations for Poldark. Stay in four-star accommodations including The Alverton Hotel and MacDonald Bear Hotel, and receive two BritRail four-day, first-class Flexi passes. The Grand Prize also includes all six seasons of the award-winning Downton Abbey on DVD, the official companion book, Downton Abbey: A Celebration, and assorted Downton Abbey merchandise.

Economy class round-trip travel to London Heathrow Airport on Delta Air Lines from the airport served by Delta Air Lines closest to the Grand Prize Winner’s home. Travel must take place July 24, 2016 to July 30, 2016. ARV $9,000. Itinerary arranged by VisitBritain. (COMPLETE GRAND PRIZE DETAILS)

Fred Meyer Community Rewards – Sign up today and share some Thanks with KUAC.

Fred Meyer Community RewardsWant to stretch your giving for KUAC? Sign up for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program. Here’s what you do:

1. Go to https://www.fredmeyer.com
2. Click Sign In. If you don’t have an online account, then click Register.
3. Follow instructions on the Register page, link your current Fred Meyer Rewards Card to your online account.
4. Scroll down to Community Rewards on your account information page.
5. Click the orange Edit button and Find Your Organization. You can type in KUAC or you can type in 84486.
6. Choose KUAC.
7. Click the Enroll button.
You’re done. Now you are helping KUAC with Community Rewards dollars and you’re STILL getting all of your coupons and fuel points!