Morning Edition Interviews

NTVFD looking for volunteers

North Tongass Volunteer Fire Department is looking for more volunteers.  Support staff as well as fire fighters are needed.  Chief Jerry Kiffer gives the details.  NTVFD090313

Recent News

Mayor gives annual State of the City address

City Mayor Lew Williams III speaks to the Chamber of Commerce.
Williams was cautiously optimistic about the city. He cited challenges such as reduced state financial aid and aging city infrastructure, but Williams also stressed the city’s strengths, such as a diverse economic base and new opportunities opening up at the shipyard and in the mining industry. more

Tobacco tax up for City Council discussion

The Ketchikan City Council meets in regular session Thursday, and one of the items on the agenda is discussion of a possible excise tax on tobacco products. more