WATCHERS OF THE NORTH is an action packed six part documentary adventure series following the training, patrols and search and rescue missions of Canadian Rangers in two Nunavut communities. And who are the Canadian Rangers? The Canadian Rangers are a volunteer reserve branch within the Canadian Forces. Their job? They act as a military presence in the North, and in remote and sparsely populated parts of Canada. Canadian Ranger patrols are made up of Inuit, Metis, First Nations and non-Aboriginal men and women, depending on the region. Tune in Saturday nights at 8:30 thru 5/2 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Don’t miss the radio broadcast of the 2015 Concerto Competition Winners’ Concert featuring the music and talent of violinist Jonathan Swank, cellist Van Levey, pianist Tara Vaughan, and pianist Eleni Persefoni Stavrianou. This special presentation will take place during the regularly scheduled program From The Top. Tune in Sunday at 11 am on KUAC FM, KUAC online, KUAC HD, and KUAC TV 9.5.
This moving, intimate, funny and true-to-life series, based on the best-selling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth, tells colorful stories of midwifery and families in London’s East End in the 1950s. Jenny Lee, a young woman raised in the wealthy English countryside, has chosen to become a nurse and now, as a newly qualified midwife, has gone to work in the poorest area of the city. Attached to an order of nursing nuns at Nonnatus House, Jenny is part of a team of women who minister to expectant mothers, many of whom give birth at home in appalling conditions. The drama follows Jenny as she meets her patients and learns to love the people who live in the East End. Tune in Sunday nights at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
The third season of the popular series, which stars Jeremy Piven as the flamboyant American entrepreneur who founded the famous Selfridge’s department store, picks up the story in 1919. The acclaimed cast includes Aisling Loftus, Katherine Kelly, Gregory Fitoussi, Amanda Abbington and Tom Goodman-Hill. Tune in Sunday nights at 8 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
It’s springtime! And a little monkey has a big case of spring fever. But serious lobby dogs like Hundley have no time for frolicking, especially when there’s a spring cleaning prize to be won. Hundley’s dreams are dashed when a burst pipe forces him to evacuate the building and join George in the country. Seeing such a down dog, George gets the idea to give his friend spring fever, but instead Hundley gets lost. Will George be able to rescue Hundley and lift his spirits? Tune in Monday morning at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Set a reminder for this three-part film that tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. The six-hour film interweaves a sweeping historical narrative with intimate stories about contemporary patients, and an investigation into the latest scientific breakthroughs that may have brought us, at long last, within sight of lasting cures. Tune in Monday thru Wednesday night at 8 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
DARK WINTER NIGHTS: TRUE STORIES FROM ALASKA airs the third Saturday of every month at 7pm on KUAC FM. This locally produced show is 30 minutes of amazing and hilarious, true stories from Alaska told by the Alaskans who experienced them. Tune in Saturday night at 7 on KUAC FM, KUAC online, KUAC HD, and KUAC TV 9.5.