Beyond Geek: 8-Bit of Fun, Saturday at 8:30 p.m. on KUAC TV

Beyond Geek: 8-Bit of FunDan Reynoso discovers a world where the 80’s are alive and well with people who continue to embrace the simplicity of 8-bit. Tune in Saturday evening at 8:30 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Salute to Downton Abbey, Sunday at 8 p.m. on KUAC TV

Salute to Downton AbbeyJoin host Hugh Bonneville to recall the high points of the series storyline and its memorable cast of characters. Watch interviews with Julian Fellowes, Gareth Neame and the cast, clips from previous seasons and tantalizing previews of season 6. Tune in Sunday night at 8:00 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD and enjoy the REPEATS of Season 5 leading up to the 1/3/16 premier of Season 6!

Craft In America: Music, Sunday at 9 p.m. on KUAC TV

Craft In America: MusicThe makers of finely crafted handmade instruments and the musicians who play them are showcased. Focus on the makers of finely crafted handmade instruments – guitar, ukulele, trumpet, banjo and timpani – and the renowned musicians who play them, including Joan Baez, Jake Shimabukuro, Rhiannon Giddens, Scotty Barnhart, Tony Ellis and Joseph Pereira. Tune in Sunday evening at 9 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Due to warming temperatures and increased snowfall, the KUAC FM transmitter is currently running at greatly reduced power.

This affects your reception and our translator communities. Unfortunately, there is nothing we can do to remedy the issue. We apologize for the inconvenience. While we wait for a significant decrease in temperatures, you can listen/stream uninterrupted here

PBS KIDS Fall Schedule Changes

PBS KIDS Fall Schedule ChangesPBS KIDS programs have new time slots for Sesame Street, Odd Squad, Peg + Cat, Super Why!, Thomas and Friends, Clifford the Big Red Dog and Arthur… and double the fun with continued back to back episodes of Daniel Tiger, Dinosaur Train, Wild Kratts and the addition of back to back episodes of Curious George, and Odd Squad. Check out the new PBS KIDS line up here. And plan to tune in for Nature Cat and a new special “Wild Kratts Creature Christmas.” This 90-minute event airs at 6 a.m. and 2 p.m. next Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 11/25 – 11/27 and at 7 a.m. Saturday 11/28.

33rd Annual KUAC Poster – Call for Art

33rd Annual KUAC Poster - Call for ArtEach year, KUAC releases a Call for Art for our annual poster, offered as a thank you gift during seasonal fundraisers. Celebrating public broadcasting in Alaska, KUAC is proud to recognize and support talented artists across Alaska.

KUAC’s 2015 poster artist Jen Moss’ winning entry “Caribou Night” thrilled KUAC supporters with its deconstructed layers of meaning that weave a narrative or concept through a graphically rich and colorful presentation colors and Alaskan imagery. Click here for more information. All entries due at 5 p.m., Friday, December 11, 2015.

Alaska News Nightly Returns to KUAC FM

Alaska News Nightly Returns to KUAC FMKUAC and Alaska Public Media (APRN’s parent company) have reached an agreement to bring back Alaska News Nightly, temporarily, after ongoing negotiations. Alaska news is important to Alaskans, and we are glad to offer this service as long as it is available and affordable.

Effective this evening, November 2, 2015, KUAC will resume broadcasting Alaska News Nightly at 6 p.m. on KUAC 89.9 FM and KUAC HD. More information and a Q&A can be found here.

KUAC Community’s Support Shines Yet Again!

KUAC Community's Support Shines Yet Again!KUAC’s Fall fundraiser proved once again how incredible our giving community is and how much you depend on the service KUAC provides. We heard from renewing donors, new donors and folks who became sustaining donors! We will have more details to come once the dust clears. So stay tuned for a more comprehensive report, right here!

Thank you for a tremendous 9-days, Fairbanks, Nome, Tok, Eagle, Healy, Nenana, Delta and Bettles – and all points between and afar – you are phenomenal! And we thank you.