Lex Treinen

General Assignment Reporter & Web Editor

While studying Russian at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Lex found a passion for writing for the school paper and after graduating, continued to write for statewide publications as he pursued other passions. In 2018, Lex completed a master’s degree in Arctic and Northern Studies at UAF, which is where he found his voice for public radio covering the Yukon Quest for KUAC.

Lex covers topics of culture, outdoors, and politics as a general assignment reporter for Alaska Public Media.

Ltreinen (at)alaskapublic(dot)org
Direct  907-550-8469