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Photo of the Week Wrap Up

A big “thank you” to everyone who submitted to our Morning Show photo contest this summer. Even if your photo was not chosen as a winner, every photo we received was beautiful and unique in its own way– perhaps more so because of the unique place in which we live. From muskox herds to fishing camps,…

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Photo of the Week: “Sinuk Sunset”

Congratulations to Pauline Noyakuk, this week’s Morning Show photo contest winner! Alaska holds bragging rights to some of the most beautiful sunsets and sunrises you will ever see… that is, when the sun DOES set or rise. Thank you to everyone who submitted a photo this week. We are accepting photos through Thursday, August 31st, 2014, announcing a…

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Breakfast Wednesday: Quishoa

Ever heard of quinoa, the South American protein-packed, grain-like seed superfood sweeping the nation?  Ever tried to make quiche out of quinoa? Well, this is your chance. Cooking quinoa is easy: it’s like rice. Two cups of water for every cup of quinoa. Cooks in roughly 12 minutes. Cook it in chicken or vegetable broth…

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Photo of the Week: “Fishnet Play Time”

Congratulations to Janelle Otton, winner of this week’s morning show photo contest with her entry, “Fishnet Play Time”! If you submitted a photo this week, thank you for your contribution. We are accepting photos through Thursday, August 31st, 2014, announcing a new winner every week. You can submit again for next week’s pick. Entries for next week’s contest must be in by Thursday,…

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This is What it Means to Say Barrow, Alaska

Volunteer producer Dayneé changes hats, reporting on the Nalukataq celebration in Barrow, Alaska: “I am not a newsie at heart. I compensated for it by giving myself more prep time and a few pep talks in front of the mirror that went something like, ‘You’re assertive! You ask questions! You can walk up to strangers and ask coherent, intelligent questions!'”

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Photo of the Week: “Father and Son at Teller Camp”

Congratulations to Sandra Dewilde, winner of this week’s morning show photo contest! Summertime in Western Alaska is easily summarized in the photo “Father and Son Cutting Fish at Teller Camp.” Salmon runs mark the beginning of summer, and many families in our region take advantage of warmer weather and drivable dirt roads to visit their fish…

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Photo of the Week: “Egging”

Congratulations to Fawn White, winner of this week’s Morning Show photo contest! “Egging” in western Alaska is the act of responsibly looking for and collecting wild eggs as part of a subsistence lifestyle. This week’s photo beautifully captures such activity from a distant perspective. If you submitted a photo this week, thank you for your contribution.…

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Photo of the Week: “Hooligans”

Congratulations to Sean Knudsen, this week’s Morning Show photo contest winner! Hooligan fishing is a unique subsistence activity in our region and we thought that this image truly captured the moment. We will continue to accept photos through July 31st, 2014, announcing a new winner every week. If you submitted a photo this week, thank…

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