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House District 33 forum

Matt Olsen, Peggy Wilson and Kyle Johansen participate in KRBD’s call-in candidate forum Oct. 23. The election is Nov. 6.

KRBD hosted a live call-in forum featuring House District 33 candidates Kyle Johansen, Peggy Wilson and Matt Olsen. Listen to the complete forum here.

Recent News

NOAA releases annual fisheries report

Sportfishing remains strong throughout the United States, according to the NOAA 2013 Fisheries of the U.S. Report.
A table of U.S. commercial landings put Ketchikan in 12th place for the pounds landed: about 144 million pounds; and in 11th place for the value of that seafood: about $76 million more

The high cost of home games in rural Alaska

A snapshot from Kayhi's football game against Seward. Ketchikan paid $8,700 for fly the Seward team here.
Ketchikan teams sometimes pay for their competition to travel here for home games. more