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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Ketchikan borough to consider mine resolution

Muddy water from the breached Mount Polley Mine tailings pond dam floods a downstream creek and road Monday. (Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre photo)
A resolution urging the International Joint Commission to get involved in the issue of transboundary mines will be in front of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly on Monday. more

State identifies body from Blackberry Lane fire

The state Medical Examiner’s Office has positively identified a body from last week’s house fire as that of the resident, 49-year-old Ralph Smith of Ketchikan. more