Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

Council approves fee increases, delays WISH funding

CityofKetchikanThe Ketchikan City Council Thursday night unanimously approved four ordinances increasing water, garbage, waste water and electrical rates, established operating hours for commercial marijuana businesses and considered agency funding.

Arts Council Report

Kathleen Light, Jeff Fitzwater and Marni Rickelmann speak about the Wearable Art Show and special shuttle, art classes, calls to artists and more. ArtsCouncil020416more

UAS Ketchikan Report

Larry O’Loane speaks about the diesel engine class, and Wendy Miles talks about an opportunity to get help applying for Federal financial aid. UAS020316more

Purchasing and propogating seeds

LoAnn Swanson and CJ Davidhofer give advice on selecting seeds and hints for succesful development during a call-in show. SeedPlanting_Propogationmore

Shade gardening


Martha Jacobson shares information on how she designed her garden and plants that grow well in “shady” Southeast Alaska. ShadeGardening012516more

ASK UAS series looks at immigration

UAS Ketchikakn Professor John Radzilowski speaks about his upcoming presention “Immigration in the US and Europe, Past and Present.” The program is Thursday night (1/28). ImmigrationASK_UASmore


Andrew Zink and Alan Christensen from the OB/Gyn unit at PeaceHealth talk about women’s healthcare needs and what is offered here in Ketchikan.  1.20 PeaceHealthmore

Opportunity for Alaska Native artists

Saunders McNeill of the Alaska State Council on the Arts speaks about a free workshop for Native artists in Ketchikan January 14th and 15th at the Totem Heritage Center. One can attend the entire workshop or drop in when convenient. … more

Museum Report

Anita Maxwell discusses the professional development workshop for Alaska Native artists January 14th and 15th at the Totem Heritage Center, plus more. Museum011316more

First City Players Report

Visiting musician Matt King along with Elizabeth Nelson, Amanda Glanzer and Sharolyn Kroscavage  speak about the Jazz and Cabaret Festival and classes. FCP011216

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