Morning Edition Interviews

Tongass Children’s Forest celebrated

Faith Duncan of the Forest Service provides information about the Tongass Children’s Forest and a celebration planned for September 5th.  Artist Louise Phillips piece “Mystery of the Deep, Dark Forest” will be dedicated.  Phillips talks about her work.  ChildrensForest

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BC’s KSM mine nears environmental approval

Oxidized rock colors a valley where one of Seabridge Gold's KSM Project's open pit mines will be dug. Canadian officials have opened their final comment period before environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska)
Canadian environmental officials have given provisional approval to a controversial mine planned for an area northeast of Ketchikan. more

City to consider bonds, discuss 2015 budget

The Ketchikan City Council has scheduled a special budget work session for Thursday night, and also will consider resolutions to place bond propositions on the Oct. 7 municipal ballot. more