This fall Raven Radio will be remodeling its Morning Edition schedule, and retooling its sound. We’re hoping to add some new voices to our roster of morning news hosts — maybe yours! If you think you have the chops for news, consider taking this short survey. Morning Edition is one of the most listened-to programs in Sitka. It is Raven Radio’s only paid air shift, and our signature news product. The morning news host sets the tone for the broadcast day — not just for Raven Radio, but for an entire listening community in Southeast. Whether you’re looking for a new direction in your career, or a larger role in civic life, or just some extra cash, becoming a Raven morning news host might be your opportunity.
Early bird? Raven Radio seeks Morning Hosts
A number of regional fishing associations are joining forces to strengthen the Magnuson-Stevens Act. The Sitka-based Alaska Longline Fishermen’s Association announced last week (9-9-14) that the new organization wants to ensure that Congress makes protecting fish stocks a priority as it prepares to reauthorize the nation’s most important law governing the harvest of seafood in federal waters. more
The lawsuit was brought by six young Alaskans, demanding the state take action on climate change. In dismissing the case, the Court said that climate policy isn’t an issue for the judiciary can decide. But for the young plaintiffs and the nonprofit supporting them, the ruling included some silver linings. more