Morning Edition Interviews

Mardi Gras bash Saturday

A Mardi Gras Gala with cajun food, dance, music, mask making, costume contest and more is coming up on March 1st.  Bobbie McCreary provides more details about this fundraiser for Ketchikan Youth Initiatives.  MardiGras

 

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