KYUK AM

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  • News Director

    Anna Rose MacArthur is the KYUK News Director. She got her start reporting in Alaska at KNOM in Nome and then traveled South to report with KRTS in Marfa, Texas. Anna Rose soon missed rural Alaska and returned to the bush to join KYUK in...

  • Reporter

    Christine Trudeau is a radio and multimedia reporter, covering government and education.

     

    She is a citizen of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, in Mayetta, Kansas, and holds a BFA in Creative...

  • Videographer/Editor/Graphic Designer

    Dean first showed up at KYUK as a volunteer in 1986 on a Sunday night  show called Radio Free Bethel, co-hosted with Craig McMahan (Martin McKenna).

    In 1988 Dean was hired as master control operator for TV.

    In 1990 Dean became the...

  • Managing Editor

    Johanna Eurich's vivid broadcast productions have been widely heard on National Public Radio since 1978. She spent her childhood speaking Thai, then learned English as a teenager and was educated at a dance academy, boarding schools and with...

  • On-Air Host

    Hi, my name is John Active.  I have been working here at KYUK since the early 1970’s, over 40-years. I am a Yup’ik Eskimo  living in Western Alaska, living in the Kuskokwim River Delta, in Bethel.

    I am a Traditional Storyteller by trade,...

  • Chief Engineer

    Joe was born in Arizona but schooled in the Houston, Texas area. He served seven years in Uncle Sam’s Canoe Club, and then attended Harvard on the Highway ( aka San Jacinto Jr. College). He eventually matriculated at Texas A&M University....

  • Yup'ik Translator & On-Air Host

    Julia was born in Bethel and grew up in Tuntutuliak. She was born the last of 6 children. She was raised in a Yup’ik household and spoke only Yup’ik until she was about 10 years old. 

    Julia was married in 1995 and moved to Kwigillingok....

  • Multimedia Producer/Director

    Katie Basile is a photographer and multimedia storyteller from Bethel, Alaska. 

    After graduating with a degree in Photojournalism from the University of Montana, Katie lived in Prague and interned with Spectrum Pictures. Eventually she...

  • On-Air Host

    Born on Nunivak Island, Mekoryuk alongside my twin sister Marilyn, I was born second as our mother, Emma, did not know she was having twins to her surprise born in our home as my late auntie Susie Shavings was the midwife helping momma deliver...

  • Administrative Assistant

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