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What’s news in Western Alaska? Every morning and afternoon, you can find out on KNOM.

We’re proud to offer local news – with KNOM Update News, KNOM News Headlines, and KNOM Weekend Update – and national stories from CNN.

KNOM Update News

Weekdays (Monday-Friday):
2 minutes after 7am, 8am, 9am, 12noon, and 5pm

KNOM features news stories specifically for Western Alaska on KNOM Update News. Each newscast is filled with information about current events, legislation, political races, cultural celebrations, and more; we strive to air what’s happening and what’s important in Western Alaska.

National News

At the beginning of almost every hour, KNOM broadcasts two minutes of national news from CNN.


KNOM often collaborates with the Alaska Public Radio Network (APRN), the home of Alaska News Nightly.