Morning Edition Interviews

Grant funding helps medical center focus on prevention

Matt Eisenhower is the Project Manager of the CMS Innovation Grant for the Ketchikan Medical Center.  He speaks about how the three-year grant funding will be used  to improve care for those with chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart failure, and more.  KMC082113

Recent News

Canada OKs KSM mine’s environmental plans

Seabridge Gold's Brent Murphy points to a valley to be dammed to hold tailings from the KSM mine during a July tour. The project just won federal environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)
A controversial mine near Southeast Alaska’s border won approval from Canada’s federal government. Critics say it could pollute salmon-bearing rivers. more

Juneau Diocese announces priest changes

Holy Name Parish in Ketchikan will be getting a new priest in February. The Diocese of Juneau announced this week that the Rev. Patrick Travers will leave St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Juneau to serve as the pastor of Holy Name. more