Morning Edition Interviews

Author C.B. Bernard to visit Ketchikan

Author C.B. Bernard will be at the Ketchikan Public Library Wednesday at 6:00 pm to present his book, “Chasing Alaska: A portrait of The Last Frontier then and now.”  He speaks about his book on Morning Edition.  (note that there are conflicting times posted around town.  Show up by 6:00 to be safe). Bernard

Recent News

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

Council approves study for failing sea wall

Ketchikan from the water
Council members and city officials stressed that they don’t intend for the city to take on the full burden of fixing the wall, which they say doesn’t even belong to the City of Ketchikan. more