Danny Preston

KNBA Music Director / Host of Morning Line

Hailing originally from the Puget Sound region of Washington State, Danny Preston has lived in Alaska for more than 30 years. His career in radio began in 1991, and since 2004 he has hosted KNBA’s Morning Line program. He is also the station’s music director.

Danny is a two-time National Broadcasters Association finalist for the Small Market Personality of the Year Marconi award, and is also a past recipient of Broadcast Employee of the Year honors from the Alaska Broadcasters Association. He recently completed his second term of service on the Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska board of directors.

Danny holds a Master’s degree in Sociology from New Mexico State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services from the University of Alaska Anchorage, where he currently works as a part time adjunct professor.


Our Community
4:33 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Our Community - Ryan Romer!

Ryan Romer


 Danny Preston speaks with Yupik artist Ryan Romer! He will be featured at the upcoming event, Rolled In Relief, which includes a print making and steam roller process. There will be 6 other artists attending the event as well. To find out more, be sure and attend the Rolled In Relief event on October 11th at the Anchorage Community Works (349 E. ship Creek road). The event will be free! For more information regarding Ryan Romer or his work, visit http://www.ryanromer.com

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Our Community
4:28 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Our Community - Cyrano's Theatre Company!

4000 Miles
Credit http://alaskapac.centertix.net/eventperformances.asp?evt=1377

  Danny Preston speaks with new General Manager of the Cyrano's Theatre Company, Janet Stoneburner. The current play running at Cyrano's is 4000 Miles. There have been rave reviews for this play and this week is the last week to catch the play! It is a comical and moving drama starring Linda (Harold & Maude) Benson. The running times will begin at 7 Pm on Thursday through Saturday and a 3 PM matinee showing on Sunday.

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Our Community
4:36 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

Our Community - Emergency Prepardeness Month!

Anchorage Red Cross
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Our Community
4:56 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

Our Community - Don Rearden!

Don Rearden
Credit http://greenandgold.uaa.alaska.edu/blog/9457/i_am_uaa_don_rearden/

  Danny Preston speaks with Don Rearden, a professor at the University of Alaska, Anchorage. He is also known as the author of The Ravens Gift. Shifting from contemporary Yupik Eskimo village life to a gripping post-apocalyptic Alaskan nightmare, The Raven's Gift reveals a heartbreaking truth -- many remote communities in rural Alaska currently teeter on the brink of total collapse. Don Rearden's debut novel dares to confront the frightening possibility of an impending catastrophic loss of human life, love, and indigenous culture.

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Our Community
4:55 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Our Community - National Preparedness Month!

National Preparedness Month
Credit http://www.redcross.org/prepare/nationalpreparednessmonth

  Danny Preston speaks with Chief Executive Office of the Red Cross Tanguy Libbrecht and preparedness specialist Anna Nilles. September is National Preparedness month! Why do we have this month and what does it all mean? Well it is to get people to just stop for a moment, and think about what it means to be "prepared". The Red Cross is getting the public to prevent and alleviate suffering. For more information on how you can become more prepared,visit:

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