Author Archives: KRBD Staff

Job Service Report

The latest report from the Ketchikan Job Center.  Jobs013015more

Arts Report

Auditions and an art academy are coming up. There are many dance opportunities, calls to artists and more. Arts012915more

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 … more

UAS Ketchikan Report

Professor John Radzilowski gives details about his presentation, “Ukraine, Russia and America: Current Events and Future Prospects” on January 29th. UAS012815


Library Report

Jessi Minshall with the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program and Kristin Coffin from Community Connections Early Learning Program speak about programs they are offering at the library.  Amanda Kiely speaks about other services the library offers.  Library012715


Sports Report

It’s back!  Tune in each Monday at approximately 8:10 am for a look at local sports.  This week Ron Medel shares the history of KRBD’s sports report and provides information on basketball stats and more.  Sports012615more

The facts about diabetes

Janet Hanna, nurse and diabetes education coordinator for PeaceHealth in Ketchikan provides information about the disease and answers callers’ questions. DiabetesEdmore

Schoenrock joins PeaceHealth team

Doctor Gary Schoenrock is now visiting Ketchikan monthly.  He speaks about his 37 years as a urologist and how technology and treatment have changed over the years.  Schoenrockmore

Ketchikan Visitors’ Bureau Report

Anna Marie Mestes speaks about some of KVB’s accomplishments this past year and a bit about the upcoming tourist season. KVB011515more

Tsimpsian language classes begin

Intermediate Tsimpsian classes begin January 21st. Terri Burr speaks about the class and efforts to preserve the language.