In the finale, elephant expert Joyce Poole has a breakthrough with the elephants; Bob Poole documents a group of crop-raiding elephants; the arrival of a new lion sparks conflict; and a pair of missing lion cubs are found. Tune in tonight at 7 p.m. on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
A Guatemalan woman’s three-year effort to hold her sister’s killer accountable is chronicled. Among the obstacles she faces: a missing police record; a judge who is accused of killing his wife; and witnesses who are afraid to testify. Tune in tonight at 10 p.m. on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
David Attenborough examines what led some birds, such as the ostrich, emu, rhea, cassowary and kiwi, to evolve as they did. The five belong to the ratite group of birds, and rely on traits other than flight to survive. Tune in Wednesday night at 8 p.m. on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
The discovery of a 3700-year-old clay tablet that calls for a virtuous man to build an ark is detailed. The tablet also includes directions on how to build the ark; and the instructions are followed here in order to see if, indeed, the vessel can float. Tune in Wednesday night at 9 p.m. on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
KUAC and the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner are teaming up to bring listeners an evening newscast each weekday beginning Monday, October 5 at 5:45. Hosted by the News-Miner’s Tom Hewitt, this five minute program will include stories and reports from KUAC, News-Miner reporters, and public broadcasting stations around the state.
Tom Hewitt is an editor for the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Born and raised in Fairbanks, he received his journalism education at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Before working at the News-Miner, he was the government and politics reporter for Interior CBS television affiliate KXD – News 13.
Tune in weekdays at 5:45 p.m. to KUAC FM, KUAC HD, KUAC online and KUAC TV 9.5.
It’s time! Gather your group together and sign up to help KUAC during the Fall Fundraiser October 10-18 by going to this link http://vols.pt/KNiAwA. We’re using VolunteerSpot again to sign up GROUPS only first. We will need everyone’s name and email address in your group (and please note in the comments which GROUP you are representing).
If you are an individual or a party of one, please wait for our call for individual phone bank volunteers later in September.
We’re looking forward to greeting you all in October at the KUAC studios!
Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers whose goal is to be named the U.K.’s best. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill, the difficulty of which increases as the competition unfolds. Mary Berry, a leading cookbook writer, and Paul Hollywood, a top artisan baker, serve as judges. Together with hosts and comic foils Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc, Berry and Hollywood search for the country’s best amateur baker by testing the competitors’ skills on cakes, breads, pastries and desserts, crowning a winner after 10 weeks of competition. Tune in Thursday nights at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
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