Morning Edition Interviews

School board discusses wellness / e-cigarettes

Ketchikan School Board member Michelle O’Brien gives an update on Wednesday’s meeting.  SB121913

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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