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Position Available at KVAK

KVAK is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience and skills in writing and editing, graphic design and/or website management.  In addition to writing, editing, and proofreading stories for KVAK’s e-mail newspaper and website, this person will also work closely with staff to ensure information is integrated with radio campaigns and promotions. The ideal candidate will work closely with other staff members, so strong communication skills are needed. Tasks require a strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines. Start Date: Immediate. Year-round (25 to 30 Hours a week). Submit Employee Application & Letter of Interest to: Questions, call Laurie at 907-255-5825.
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GM - Laurie Prax
835-5825 or 255-5825/

Sales & Marketing - Laurie Prax
835-5825 /

News Director - Laurie Prax & Iam Cabitac

Traffic & Billing - Tawnya Woods

Welcome to KVAK Radio
! KVAK AM - 1230 has been on the air in Valdez since 1981 under the ownership of various different companies. NorthWave Communications, Inc. bought KVAK AM in 1995 and modernized the station. May 1, 1999 NorthWave brought FM Radio to Valdez, building KVAK FM. NorthWave brought Hit Music and Classic Rock to the airwaves at 93.3 FM and Country Music and talk radio at 1230 AM.

KVAK is proud to be an active member of Valdez and supports many youth and community activities. Our children’s programs make it fun for kids to participate in radio; our basketball broadcasters are among the best in the state and we have local promotions and contests year-round. We feature state-of-the-art technology in a down-home atmosphere. Our local programs like the Valdez Fishing Report are uniquely Alaskan and aired in Fairbanks. If it's happening in Valdez ­ you'll hear about it on KVAK Radio.

P.O. Box 367
Valdez, AK 99686
Fax: 835-5158
Physical address: 501 E. Bremner Street


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