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On the air since March of 1991, Charlotte Glover offers up a digest of library programs, book reviews and the latest from the book world. Booktalk airs each Thursday on KRBD from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Listen to this week’s show:  Booktalk031512

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2nd preschool teacher needed at Point Higgins

Point Higgins Elementary School. (KRBD file photo)
Point Higgins Elementary School, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, has more preschoolers than anticipated and needs another teacher. more

Forum focuses on issue of opioid addiction

Panelists at the Sept. 20 drug forum at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center  included law enforcement, health professionals and a recovering addict. (Photo by Deb Turnbull)
Last week, Ketchikan residents gathered at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center auditorium to watch an hour-long video called “Chasing the Dragon.” It’s an FBI-produced film about opioid abuse. After the film the audience and a panel of experts talked for two more hours about the problem of drug abuse, and what individuals in the community can do to help. more