Governor Sean Parnell swung through Ketchikan this week on an annual end-of-summer tour of the state. He spoke with KRBD’s Sean Carlson about a range of issues, from timber production to the controversial oil tax law repeal effort.
Governor Parnell talks timber, oil in Ketchikan
You might not expect an ancient Aboriginal instrument from Australia to find its way to Alaska. But walk around downtown Ketchikan on a warm day and you may hear 15-year-old Kinani Halvorsen playing her didgeridoo. She’s played the unusual instrument for three years. more
Some small Southeast Alaska communities have struggled to keep their girls’ high school basketball teams alive because of low numbers. In Thorne Bay, the girls’ team dissolved halfway through this season when their coach and her daughter left town. But one girl didn't let that stop her from playing. more