Daily Archives: May 7, 2014

Rep. Wilson reviews recent legislative session

Retiring Rep. Peggy Wilson speaks at the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday.Rep. Peggy Wilson says the increase to education funding was one of the biggest triumphs of the recent legislative session. One of her biggest disappointments was the proposed transportation infrastructure fund, which stalled in the Senate.

Coaching Ketchikan high school boys into men

Kayhi Boys Soccer coach Scott Brandt-Erichsen has implemented the Coaching Boys into Men program for two years.Three Ketchikan High School boys' sports teams incorporate lessons about respect and violence prevention into their practices. It's part of a program called Coaching Boys into Men.

First farmers’ market of the season coming

Bett Jakubek of the Tongass Community Foods Alliance speaks about other Ketchikan Wellness Coalition efforts and this year’s farmers’ markets.  Market050714more