Please visit our website at www.afnconvention.com for all the details!
On October 20, 21 & 22, 2016 KNBA News and Native Voice One produced the live broadcast of the Alaska Federation of Natives convention. The convention was at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. KNBA News anchor Joaqlin Estus hosted the live broadcast of all the main podium activity between 8:00 am - 6:00 pm on October 20 & 21 and 8:00 am - 4:00 pm on October 22nd. KNBA News and NV1 also produced a daily one hour show called Alaska's Native Voice hosted by Antonia Gonzales (National Native News). This year three special short-features will air throughout the Live Feed which are designed to recognize AFN's 50th Anniversary.
2016 AFN Broadcast Team: Joaqlin Estus producing/hosting the Live Gavel-to-Gavel Feed, Antonia Gonzales and Emily Schwing hosting/producing the daily one hour show 'Alaska's Native Voice'; Zach Hughes hosting/producing the daily 5 minute AFN Newscast; Frank Chythlook producing short-features; Shyanne Beatty and James Dommek, Jr. leading social media content.
Tune in to 90.3 FM throughout South central Alaska or stream live at www.knba.org.
KNBA AFN Broadcast - Benefactor Sponsors
- Atwood Foundation
- The CIRI Foundation
- Rasmuson Foundation
- Southcentral Foundation
- Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
- Calista Corporation
- Maniilaq Association
- The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
KNBA AFN Broadcast - Major Sponsors
- Cook Inlet Housing Authority
- Doyon Limited
- Alaska Airlines
- Donlin Gold
- TelAlaska Cellular
- RAVN Alaska
- NANA Regional Corporation
- Wells Fargo
- Ilisagvik College
- Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Additional support for AFN broadcast productions from: Ahtna, Inc./First Alaskans Magazine/College of Rural Community Development/Koniag, Inc./Bristol Bay Native Corporation/Tanana Chiefs Conference/ Bering Straits Native Corporation