Author Archives: KRBD Staff

Job Service Report

The latest report from the Ketchikan Job Center. Jobs022715more

KAR House to reopen

The substance abuse treatment facility KAR House is set to reopen soon. Joel Jackson with AKEELA Gateway Center for Human Services speaks about the facility and how it operates. There is an open house on Friday, March 6th, from 3:00 … more

Arts Report

Christa Bruce speaks about the "Teaching Artists Academy" and Keith Smith speaks about "Ketchikan Writes" a collaboration between UAS Ketchikan and First City Players.

Learn more about the State Parks Advisory Board

Teri Hoyt and Megan Dorman of the State Parks Advisory Board in Ketchikan explain what the board does, projects they’ve achieved or are working on, provide information about the local state parks and invite the community to a chili cook … more

UAS Ketchikan Report

Gail Klein speaks about the Elementary Education program, and classes that still have space available. UAS022515


Library Report

Library Director Linda Lyshol shares some of the features of the library’s newly updated website. Library022415


Sports Report

Tune in each Monday at approximately 8:10 am for a look at local sports.  This week Ron Medel talks about Saturday’s roller derby bout and an update on basketball.  Sports022315more

Senior dance company member shares experiences

Katie Dossett was 6 years old when she joined Ketchikan Theatre Ballet.  She speaks about her 12-year experience with KTB , her role in “An Evening of Dance,” and plans for the future.  KatieDossettmore


Diabetes Education Coordinator Janet Hanna and Emily Henry, Wellness Coordinator for the Ketchikan School District speak about Obesity Prevention in Youth and efforts being made through an obesity prevention grant. YouthObesityPrevention

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Run / Walk group seeks to inspire others

Bill Elberson provides information on a running and walking group that meets each Saturday at noon at the Gateway Recreation Center.  Elberson says the goal is to help people of all levels stay motivated and make a plan for success.  … more