On 12/16/11 Katie B. had a conversation wtih Douglas Troubador, Buddy Tabor, in the studio. Buddy shared poetry by the Mad Monk of Folsom, Martin Williams, plus music that inspires him by blues artist Ryan McNallly of Whitehorse, and the Goodbye Babylon gospel re-issue collection. You can listen to the interview here.
- The Alaska Federation of Natives convention is scheduled to take place each year shortly after Permanent Fund Dividends are distributed.
- Mayor John Eberhart called on the City of Fairbanks and the State of Alaska to compensate the men for wrongful imprisonment.
- “The new helpline will provide culturally and linguistically appropriate services by and for Native women."
- KTUU is reporting that a local legislative aide a state law tried to affect a state law in a way that would benefit his son, who state prosecutors said sexually abused a 12-year-old girl when he was 18. KTUU reporter Austin Baird discusses the story.