Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

...September 2014.The review was first reported by KCAW-FM in Sitka and was requested by the Sitka Police Department, the radio station reported.Video footage of the arrest was captured by closed-circuit TV cameras and posted on YouTube in late October...
On heroin: 'Are we listening?'

...symptom. But it's just a symptom."With the guarantee of a "safe space" and anonymity (despite being held at a radio station the meeting was private, and photography and reporting were not allowed), people began to open up.One mother talked...
Sitka officials talk about leaked jail video

...The session, conducted in Gorman's office at city hall, was attended by reporters from the Sentinel and Sitka radio stations KIFW and KCAW. "We as a community are concerned and disturbed by what we saw on the video," the administrator...
Gowdy defends Benghazi panel after latest GOP criticism

...expected bid for House speaker, "screwed up" in making the Benghazi comments.In an interview Wednesday with New York radio station WIBX's "Keeler in the Morning" show, Hanna said McCarthy "basically blew himself up with that comment over the...
Nation and World
Russia, Egypt dismiss bomb theory

...very seriously" the possibility that a bomb brought down the plane. His comments, in an interview with a Seattle radio station, followed an earlier statement by White House spokesman Josh Earnest, who said the U.S. can't rule out the possibility...
Nation and World
For Palestinians, social media is source of news - and anger

RAMALLAH, West Bank - Four dailies, eight TV stations and scores of radio stations report on the current wave of Israeli-Palestinian violence in the Palestinian territories. But they are background noise for...
Nation and World
Meet the Nomeite in charge of Alaska's elections

...she has already switched her voter registration. The little differences stand out the most: having a country music radio station, paying $7 for a Subway sandwich instead of $10 or $12, even the mail."We had a post office box in Nome. You...
Refugee surge raises concern about militants

...system already near the breaking point.Even Pope Francis urged caution. In an interview with a Portuguese Catholic radio station broadcast Monday, he recalled that the Bible requires that strangers be welcomed, but acknowledged the need for precautions...
Nation and World
Kotzebue Diary

...Sept. 2 -- I know something is definitely different about Kotzebue as we drive from the airport to Alaska public radio station KOTZ. The streets are swept clean, yards spruced up and American and Alaska flags festooned from businesses and homes...
Pink Martini to play in Juneau Sunday its collaborations with symphony orchestras across the Pacific Northwest beginning in 1998, and by supportive radio stations including NPR. They've since played with more than 50 orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the...
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