Hometown, Alaska: South of the Border meets the Arctic

On Cinco de Mayo, many of Anchorage’s Mexican restaurants are planning to celebrate. But what’s it like to be a transplanted Mexican in Alaska’s biggest city? Where can help be found if it’s needed? Join host Ellen Lockyer and guests, Mexican consul, Senor Javier Abud Osuna and Anchorage resident and community activist, Eric Cordero who was born and raised in Mexico City on this week’s Hometown, Alaska Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 pm.

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HOST: Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage


  • Senor Javier Abud Osuna, Mexican consul,  Consulado de Mexico,  Anchorage
  • Eric Cordero, naturalized US citizen, born and raised Mexico City, seven year Alaska resident living in Palmer

LIVE: Wed, May 5, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.

REPEAT: Wed, May 5, 2009 at 10:00 p.m.


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