Anchorage high school students will get a chance this year to learn about the work African-American soldiers did 75 years ago to help build the Alaska Highway. The retired educator who led the effort to get the district to teach that lesson says it’s important that Alaska students learn about this important part of their state’s history. KUAC’s Tim Ellis reports.
A University of Alaska Fairbanks professor is bringing home a car made famous by the 1980’s Back to the Future movies. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, Rob Prince is driving a vintage DeLorean sports car from the lower 48 to Fairbanks.