Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

Minor injuries in POW car accident

bird copyTwo teens were injured, but not seriously, in a single vehicle accident on Prince of Wales Island Saturday afternoon.

Partnership entered to expand NWC art education

UAS Chancellor Richard A. Caulfield, SHI President Rosita Worl, and IAIA President Robert Martin signing the MOA.Three organizations have entered into a partnership to provide enhanced and expanded Northwest Coast art programs and opportunities for Alaska students.

UAS receives endowment for fisheries scholarships

Bob Henderson (photo credit - the Henderson family)The UAS fisheries program got a boost recently. The family of Robert E. Henderson created a $375,000 endowment that will provide scholarships and research experiences for students studying mariculture or fisheries.

Residential Youth Care gives

Residential Youth Care facility (rycalaska.com)

Mygina McAboy, an independent living specialist with RYC, talks about the facility, services available to teens and their families, and a program to help prepare teens in RYC for the workforce.

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First City Players Report

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Elizabeth Nelson and Amanda Glanzer of First City Players speak about the Figgy Pudding Singers, auditions for the farce “Boeing, Boeing,” and the upcoming annual meeting.

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Christmas tree cutting areas on Revilla identified

(photo credit - fs.usda.gov)The US Forest Service has identified three areas on Revilla Island that will be open for family Christmas tree cutting November 24th through December 24th.

Cooking tips for turkey day and beyond

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Cameo McRoberts and Lindsey Johnson give some tips on cooking a turkey and ideas for vegetables and side dishes during a call-in show. cookingmore

Work underway at KYI’s Community Center

Youth Community Center (KYI photo)Ketchikan Youth Initiatives has completed Phase One of the Youth Community Center. The organization is working to have substantial completion of the building done by the end of December in order to receive grant funding.

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Bett Jakubek speaks about the upcoming Enchanted Forest Gala that benefits PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center’s diabetes program, and Michele Cornwall and Ashley Hackert speak about diabetes prevention and management.

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Commission addresses discrimination issues

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Marti Buscaglia, executive director of the Alaska State Commison for Human Rights, talks about the commission’s mission and her visit to Ketchikan.

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