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.

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Ketchikan 4th-grader wins statewide art contest

Photo used courtesy of the Federal Subsistence Board.
The Federal Subsistence Board announced today that 9-year-old Reilly McCue of Ketchikan is the winner of its annual subsistence themed art contest. more

Rep. Ortiz concerned about some budget cuts

Recently elected House District 36 Rep. Dan Ortiz speaks during a Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce event.
House District 36 Rep. Dan Ortiz is worried about the repercussions of some proposed state budget cuts, especially cuts that could lead to reduced revenue for the state, such as those to the state timber program and the Alaska Marine Highway System. more