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...
Gabby Hiestand Salgado was raised in Seattle, Washington and went to school at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania where she studied Classical Language and Literature along with Film and Media Studies. She started her time...
Yup'ik Translator & On-Air Hostjulia@kyuk.org
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....
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...
Shane was hired as General Manager of KYUK in July of 2016 after a decade of work with the station. He first served as a station volunteer and then moved into a paid position as a news reporter before transitioning to radio director and then...