Morning Edition Interviews

Community Connections Grand Opening

Bett Jakubek and Virginia Roginksi from Community Connections joined us to talk about their new facility and a call to artists to decorate it.

The Grand Opening of the new facility is on April 19th at 721 Stedman Street. Local artwork will be for sale and refreshments will be served.

 

 

Recent News

Coast Guard assisting in rescue off BC coast

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter SPAR heads south down Tongass Narrows on Friday, toward the Queen Charlotte Islands, to help with a drifting freighter in Canadian waters.
A 440-foot 11-crew freight vessel, the Simushir, ran into trouble off the coast of British Columbia’s Queen Charlotte Islands on Friday, and was disabled and adrift, with about 167,000 gallons of fuel on board. more

Council approves study for failing sea wall

Ketchikan from the water
Council members and city officials stressed that they don’t intend for the city to take on the full burden of fixing the wall, which they say doesn’t even belong to the City of Ketchikan. more