Newscasts

KCAW’s morning newscasts air daily, Mon-Fri, at 6:34 AM and 7:34 AM, with local headlines at 6:04 AM and 7:04 AM. A morning news roundup airs at 9:04 AM. Our evening newscast airs at 5:19 PM.

Fri Mar 28, 2014

No fishing yesterday in Sitka Sac Roe fishery; an opener today should wrap things up. Thursday’s Tsunami Warning Test a little too real? Rioux to Chamber: Good relationships are the best advertising. Charter catch-sharing plan (GAF) with commercial harvest to go into effect this summer. more

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Third herring opener targets fish south of town. Herring Rock Ceremony honors the renewal of the seasons and the beginning of the subsistence harvest. Great Alaska Quake, Part 4: Sitkans react to tsunami surge. more

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Sitka Assembly to consider — for the third time — amending local smoking ordinance. Great Alaska Quake, Part 2: Dennis Girardot. Comment period open for Marine Highway proposed schedule for next winter. New superintendent named for Wrangell school district. SB99 would include $300-million for POW mines. more

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Great Quake Anniversary, Part 1: Bob Allen. Mt. Edgecumbe names J. Thayne to succeed Randy Hawk as superintendent. PhD students surveys constituent satisfaction. more

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Herring seiners land an estimated 4K tons in season opener. Lady Braves advance in state tourney; Sitka Wolves drop into loser’s bracket. Petersburg, Wrangell interview prospective school superintendents. SE Tribal leaders to meet to discuss transboundary mining development. more

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Herring fishery to go on two-hour notice as of 8 AM. Sitka Conservation Society publishes Fish-to-Schools guidebook. Ketchikan assembly hears testimony on Bear Valley development. more

Wed Mar 19, 2014

It’s herring time: Sac roe fishing could open on Thursday. Analysis: Lady Braves, Sitka Wolves have realistic shot at 3A basketball championships. Petersburg moves ahead with curbside recycling collection. more

Tues Mar 18, 2014

Gov. Parnell hopes to bring natural gas to Alaska’s coastal communities. University of Alaska lands office offering two timber sales south of Petersburg. State drafting management plan for Southeast Alaska State Forest. Legislation passes Alaska House expanding tax credit to include herring. Ferry Aurora sailing again. more

Mon Mar 17, 2014

What happens when you combine a 3-D printer, some fancy footwork, and Sitka High School’s new vocational training program. Southeast divers fishing for geoducks despite Chinese ban. more

Fri Mar 4, 2014

Marine highway officials plan to close gift shops on board state ferries. UAS Sitka campus is offering new degree programs. What critics call the best book about the natural history of Southeast Alaska is now completely revised. Petersburg gets a grant to promote healthy living in schools. more