Katie B. hosted Buddy Tabor in the KRNN studio on 12/16/11 for some conversation, music and reflections on his most recent trip to play for prisoners at Folsom Prison. Buddy shared poetry by the Mad Monk of Folsom, Martin Williams, plus music inspiring him lately by blues artist Ryan McNallly of Whitehorse and the Goodbye Babylon gospel re-issue collection.
- The cost of a single icebreaker would exceed the Coast Guard's entire yearly allotment for ship-building.
- "While I don’t think you’ll board to Beyoncé on us in the future, there might be ... a little fresher brand coming from us,” an Alaska Airlines representative told the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce.
- Anchorage is also at the silver level as a bicycle friendly community and Juneau is at the bronze level.
- “I don’t see why the state would want to forward fund a festival built around consumption of alcohol,” said Jeff Jessee, CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority.