Morning Edition Interviews

Mike Harpold on Jumping the Line

Ketchikan author Mike Harpold joined KRBD’s Sean Carlson on Morning Edition to discuss his new book Jumping the Line, about the experiences of immigrant farm laborers in the United States.

Recent News

No inuries in Saturday boat grounding

There were no injuries reported after a 38-foot fishing vessel ran aground near Ketchikan this weekend. more

Coast Guard assisting in rescue off BC coast

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter SPAR heads south down Tongass Narrows on Friday, toward the Queen Charlotte Islands, to help with a drifting freighter in Canadian waters.
A 440-foot 11-crew freight vessel, the Simushir, ran into trouble off the coast of British Columbia’s Queen Charlotte Islands on Friday, and was disabled and adrift, with about 167,000 gallons of fuel on board. more