Nanuck, the dog, takes a flying leap into Heart Lake near Sitka on Thursday afternoon (9-20-12). Temperatures throughout the region topped 60, with clear skies and light winds. Elsewhere in the state, however, Anchorage and the Mat-Su experienced their second severe windstorm of the fall.
A new Soul/Funk/Motown show called "Powerful Love" will start this Sunday from 5-7 pm. Phil Horton will be mixing up a show each week that spans the decades of soul music. When asked where his love for soul began, he replied, "Ray Charles is the man. Everything derived from him has been stellar." more
One of the northernmost open water swims in the world, the Change Your Latitude 57 degrees North Open Water Challenge is happening this weekend in Sitka. Race director Kevin Knox and participants Grant Turner and Patrick Williams visit the KCAW studio to talk about the race's history and provide details of Sunday's fifth annual race. more