Watch (Direct TV) KATN ABC 2 News Fairbanks AK local breaking news update Channel Live stream Online. You can also find a radar weather forecast which presents the Girls Team. KATN Channel 2 ABC News live streaming online is an ABC-affiliated television station that works in Fairbanks, Alaska, areas of the United States. It telecast its transmission on virtual 11 (VHF digital 56). It is owned by the ( Vision Alaska, LLC) Broadcasting media network group and works under the supervision of a shared services agreement (SSA). KATN has two shared production studios located in the Lathrop Building on 2nd Avenue in downtown Fairbanks. KATN transmission house is located on Cranberry Ridge northeast of the city. The station began telecasting on March 1, 1955, with the theme of (Working in the Spirit of the Golden Empire).