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Tanana Chiefs Conference

Today is the final day of the Tanana Chiefs Conference (TCC) Annual Convention, where leaders from villages all across Interior Alaska converge on Fairbanks each spring.  “Theme is Preserving Our Way of Life.”

Highlights include an announcement of support for a new facility called a Sobering Center, Victor Joseph, TCC [Chief/Chairman] said, "It's been a long time coming to try to find a safe place for the people that we need to help make sure that there is a alternative place that they can go and a place in a time of need."

Autumn Ridley

Shyanne Beatty was at the World Eskimo Indian Olympics Thursday Evening to interview one of the record holders in the popular event the Alaska High Kick. Autumn Ridley holds World Records in three events as well as winner of the Outstanding Athlete Award for three consecutive years - and that isn't counting her wins in WEIO 2016 yet.

WEIO: Thursday's Update

Jul 21, 2016

World Eskimo Indian Olympics  continues on through Saturday the 23rd, and in this interview Native Voice One Network Manager Shyanne Beatty connects with accomplished Games veteran and Head Official for 2016 WEIO, Nichole Johnston at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks, Alaska.  

A new world record in Scissor Broad Jump was set by Nick Hanson of Unalakleet for 37 feet.

The World Eskimo Indian Olympics or WEIO has happens every year in Fairbanks, and this year, special to KNBA, Shyanne Beatty is reporting in each day at 10:30 during the Indigenous Music Hour.  Wednesday's report featured an interview with Kyle Worl, who went on to earn the First Place in the Kneel Jump with a 65.5 inch leap!

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KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with Jack Dalton and Erin Tripp! The two of them will be acting in the play "Our Voices Will Be Heard." The play is about a powerful mother- daughter journey that reveals how generations face the choice of continuing to perpetuate—or disrupt—family violence. Through the lens of fiction, and the palette of Alaska Native Storytelling, the playwright tells the true story of her mother’s strength against impossible pressure.

Our Community - “Beating the Workplace Bully”

Jan 12, 2016

KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with Dr. Lynne Curry! She is author of “Solutions,” “Beating the Workplace Bully,” and owner of the management/HR consulting/training firm The Growth Company Inc. Dr. Lynne Curry also has a column in the Alaska Dispatch News. On Friday, January 22, there will be a seminar titled "Beating the Workplace Bully." For more information on how you can attend, visit: www.thegrowthcompany.com or call 276-GROW. 

Our Community - Cook Inlet Housing!

Oct 8, 2015
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KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with Director of Public Relations at Cook Inlet Housing, Sezy Gerow-Hanson! Recently, Cook Inlet Housing Authority just received the ArtPlace Community Development Investments grant! It is a 3 million dollar, three year grant that aids in developing arts and culture, together as one. Over 260 applicants applied, Cook Inlet Housing was chose. as one of the grantees! Through Cultural Asset Mapping, the organization will be able to collect data through photos, surveys, speaking, story telling, and etc.

Our Community - Disaster Awareness Month!

Sep 29, 2015
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  KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with Regional Disaster Program Officer of the Red Cross Anchorage, Kelly McGuirk, as well as Regional Communications Offficer,  Beth Bennett. Coming up, there will be about 20 classes offered over four days across the state, which include shelter management, operations, restoring family links, and many more. Making sure communities can take care of themselves and having the right skill sets helps speed up the process of being prepared in any emergency.

courtesy of Cyrano's Theater Company

KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with curator of this weeks play, Indra Arriaga, as well as fellow actor Miles Scott. This week marks the final week of Cyrano's Ten decades Ten Plays series! Week 10 takes place though the years 2005-20015 and can be described as:

courtesy of Cyrano's Theater Company

KNBA keeping you in tuned with Our Community! In today's segment, Danny Preston speaks with curator John Mckay and Gabrielle Barnett! This week marks the ninth week of the Ten Decades, Ten plays series currently playing at Cyrano's Theatre Company. Week 9 takes place in the years 1995 - 2005 and can be described as "Et tu, Y2K?  Anchorage, All-American City, lurches forward with one foot planted firmly in each of two millenia." The show begins at 7pm, running through Thursday, August 27, to Monday, August 31.

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