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KUAC FM Expects Signal Interruptions

When technical advisers visit KUAC July 17-18, radio signal interruptions are possible between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. KUAC’s engineers will attempt to minimize the disruptions. Two NPR and Public Radio Satellite System representatives will examine KUAC’s satellite antenna. PRSS is considering a new content delivery method and KUAC was selected as a test site. “We were chosen due to our geographic … Read More

Support KUAC Friends Group Via AmazonSmile

All donations to KUAC Friends Group support KUAC’s radio and television public broadcasting programming. A simple way to “stretch” your support is to sign up for AmazonSmile. Amazon donates 0.5% of eligible AmazonSmile purchase to charitable organizations selected by customers. When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization. Select KUAC Friends Group … Read More

Listen For Midnight Oil Friday Mornings on KUAC FM

Friday mornings during the summer, KUAC FM will be bringing you Midnight Oil from Alaska Public Media, a long look at Alaska and its affair with oil on the 40th anniversary of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline. Tune in during Morning Edition Fridays to hear these excellent pieces. More info and full podcasts at http://www.alaskapublic.org/midnight-oil … Read More

KUAC Staff Recognized for Excellence

Two KUAC employees were recognized for extraordinary service recently at a University of Alaska Fairbanks summer awards celebration. Emily Elterman, traffic coordinator and broadcast technician, and Caleb Souder, broadcast technician and TV master control, were honored for their superior efforts and work ethic. “Behind the scenes and without fanfare, Emily Elterman and Caleb Souder play … Read More

KUAC FM Removing HD Option

As of July 1, 2017, KUAC FM will turn off its high definition (HD) transmitter, resulting in the loss of KUAC HD1, HD 2 and 3 on-air. Those stations will still be available online at kuac.org on computers and mobile devices and on KUAC TV at 9.6, 9.7 and 9.8 (digital). “This is a strategic budget-related decision and also due to lack of momentum for HD radio,” said Keith Martin, KUAC’s general … Read More

Give Easily to KUAC Through Fred Meyer Rewards

Alert! If you have already signed up for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program, it's time to re-enroll and re-link your Rewards Card to KUAC before June 30th. KUAC has been fortunate to benefit from the shopping habits of many of our listeners and viewers through the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program. In fact, KUAC has received more than $1,000 over the last year that goes to support your … Read More

Nora Foster, Semi-retired Marine Biologist Helps KUAC FM

Nora Foster has a degree in biological oceanography and is semi-retired and self-employed in the field of identifying marine organisms. She came to Fairbanks in 1967 and began volunteering with KUAC in 2000 when her late husband was volunteering on Any Old Time. He invited her to join him in the studio to see how fun it was. Nora's regular assignment is hosting Afternoon Concert on Tuesdays, … Read More

KUAC Mourns Passing of Grace Berg Schaible

Alaska lost a great citizen and KUAC lost a wonderful friend June 9 with the passing of Grace Berg Schaible. Grace loved opera and was a long-time supporter of KUAC FM’s Sunday opera programming. For years, during KUAC fundraisers, Grace offered matching funds when anyone donated during the opera hours. According to a story by Dermot Cole in the Alaska Dispatch News, “She was a great … Read More