Morning Edition Interviews

Childcare shortage in Ketchikan prompts meeting

Jessica Mills Clark of the Association for Education of Young Children discusses the severe shortage of childcare options for children under 5. There will be a meeting to brainstorm solutions to the problem at Community Connections Thursday, May 29 from 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Recent News

State to appeal education funding lawsuit ruling

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The State of Alaska announced Wednesday that it will appeal a final ruling by Superior Court Judge William Carey in favor of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough’s long-held argument that the state’s required local contribution for public education violates Alaska’s Constitution. more

Willie Smith receives meritorious service award

Forest Service employee and KRBD volunteer Willie Smith has been named the 2014 winner of the Meritorious Service Award for Interpretive Support from the Tongass National Forest. The Meritorious Service Award is given to an employee who provides outstanding customer … more