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New Medical Center CAO Ken Tonjes hopes to increase dialogue with community

Ken Tonjes is the new CAO of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center. (Photo courtesy PeaceHealth)

Ken Tonjes, who was named PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center’s CAO this month, joins KRBD to talk about his goals for the hospital.

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Hatchery transfer to SSRAA on Council agenda

The entrance to the Deer Mountain Fish Hatchery is seen last summer. The raptor center's eagle flight cage is in the background. That was removed to allow more space for the Southern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association to expand the hatchery operations.
The Ketchikan City Council meets Thursday, and one of the items on the agenda are two motions related to the transfer of the city-owned Deer Mountain Hatchery to the Southern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association, or SSRAA. more