Morning Edition Interviews

Assembly supports bridge option…and ferry

The Borough Assembly voted in support of a two-bridge option to access Gravina, but not confident the State will support a bridge, voted in favor of approved ferry access.  Assembly member Agnes Moran gives an update on Tuesday’s meeting.   Assembly090413

Recent News

Class addresses chronic disease

PeaceHealth wants to reduce hospital readmissions in Ketchikan, and a $3.1 million grant from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services has funded several steps toward the goal, including hiring a five-person, full-time outpatient team. The latest program is Living Well Alaska, a course for people with chronic diseases. more

School Board candidates talk school improvement

Candidates Michelle O'Brien and Glenn Brown in the KRBD studio.
The two candidates for Ketchikan School Board talked about their hopes for the school district at a KRBD call-in forum Monday evening. more