Thanks to everyone who pledged during the KTOO/KRNN Fall Pledge Drive – and for those of you who entered into the drawing for the iPad Mini and the Wings of Alaska roundtrip tickets – we have the winners!
The iPad Mini goes to …. Jay and Judy Crondahl! Congrats to these long-time KTOO supporters!
The five winners of the two round trip tickets on Wings of Alaska are:
- Janet and Sean Neilson
- Mark Kjerstad
- Kasia and Tim Spengler
- Kathryn Kurtz
- Robert and Luke Sewell
Thanks to all of you for supporting Public Radio in Juneau.
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