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Phil puts the Soul in Sunday evenings

080114_PhilHorton_smA 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."

Learn to enjoy your garden on the Garden Show!

spring-in-gardenThis week on the Garden Show, Kitty and Mollie talk about all the different ways to enjoy your garden. It's a journey through the senses! Tune in this Saturday from 5:30-6pm on Raven Radio.

Miss our Town Hall on roads? Listen here!

Car_in_mudDid you miss our live Town Hall Meeting, Driving Us Crazy: How to Pay for Pavement in Sitka? You can listen to the program in its entirety here. Municipal administrator Mark Gorman, public works director Michael Harmon, and a panel of special guests including Hugh Bevan, Max Rule, Gerry Hope, and Sen. Bert Stedman discuss ideas for tackling the millions of dollars in repairs needed for Sitka’s city streets.

Affordable Care Act call-in: The whole program

StethoscopeMiss our 90-minute call-in on how to enroll for a healthcare plan under the Affordable Care Act? Listen to the whole program, plus learn where to find help locally, get the schedule of enrollment events, and important contact information. The deadline to enroll is March 31st!

LISTEN: Town Hall Meeting on Sitka’s finances

johnny_automatic_bag_of_moneyAre you concerned about Sitka's finances? Maybe you have some ideas to help the town work better? Listen here to the February 27 TOWN HALL meeting, where city administrator Mark Gorman, a panel of Sitka's previous administrators, and a live audience debated Sitka's future challenges.

A Tribute to Harry

Slide515Harry Chartier founded "Comin' Up Country" in the early 90's. When Harry passed away in the winter of 2014 his friends and family gathered at the station to share music and memories. Listen here...

It’s the 10th Anniversary of Encounters!

A proposed delay in the start of "doe season" is meant to protect fawns -- but may not make sense biologically. (KCAW file photo)Encounters is celebrating it's 10th Anniversary! In addition to new shows, we'll be airing some classics. You can help choose which shows to rebroadcast by going to http://encountersnorth.org/survey.htm to vote for your favorites.

Local news returns to 6:49 & 7:49 AM

NPR_Morning_EditionYou spoke, we listened! After a month-long test of our new morning lineup, we’ve taken your feedback and created what we hope combines KCAW’s tradition of providing the best local, state, and national news available, with the predictability you’ve come to rely on from your community station. While there’s much to like about where we’re headed with the morning schedule, many of us were happier with Local News at its original times at 6:49 and 7:49. For other changes, check out our revised Morning Edition rundown beginning Monday, September 30, 2013.

A Sitka farewell

Sitka_Farewell_250USGC Air Station Sitka pilot Brooks Crawford and his wife Caitlin say a very special Sitka Farewell, with Jess Gibson on KCAW's Good Day Radio show on Tuesday morning (7-16-13). Friendships formed in the Coast Guard have to endure long absences, as typical postings for career officers last only three years. Gibson asked the Crawfords to share their favorite music, and some of their experiences during their Sitka tour. The show was filmed by a camera crew from the television hit Coast Guard Alaska.

The Horan Clan – 20 Years of Alpine Adventure Runs

The 20th Anniversary logo for the Alpine Adventure Run, designed by Tommy Joseph.This week on Sitka Sports, Mike Viera is joined by Charles, Chris and Josh Horan to talk about the up-coming Alpine Run. They'll discuss the creation of the run and share some of their favorite stories of the last 19 years of Alpine Adventure Runs. Tune in Saturday, June 13th at 10:30 am.