Morning Edition Interviews

School board approves superintendent’s contract

The Ketchikan School Board Wednesday night voted to extend Superintendent Robert Boyle’s contract for three year.  The board also approved additional funding for substitute teachers.  Board member Dave Timmerman gives a meeting update.  SB031314

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Arts Report

The Arts Council and First City Players will have some holiday closures, but there’s still a lot to do – The Monthly Grind, Boombal, and upcoming acting, singing and writing opportunities.  Arts121814

Mayor gives annual State of the City address

City Mayor Lew Williams III speaks to the Chamber of Commerce.
Williams was cautiously optimistic about the city. He cited challenges such as reduced state financial aid and aging city infrastructure, but Williams also stressed the city’s strengths, such as a diverse economic base and new opportunities opening up at the shipyard and in the mining industry. more