Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

No one injured during police standoff

No one was injured and no shots fired during a police standoff of more than three hours outside a Ketchikan home on Memorial Day.

Kayhi Class of 2015 celebrates graduation

Kayhi Class of 2015Smiles and cheers graced the Kayhi Gym as more than 130 students were honored Sunday during Ketchikan High School’s 2015 commencement ceremony.

Council discusses marijuana regulation

National Public Radio image.Ketchikan City Council members shared their opinions and concerns about legalizing commercial marijuana sales during last night’s City Council meeting.

New Old-Time Chautauqua coming to Ketchikan

Paul Magid, Keith Smith and Anne Gavzer speak about an event coming in June. The New Old-Time Chautauqua brings music, performance and education, plus a vaudeville show. Locals are invited to participate. Chautauquamore

Alzheimer’s in Alaska

Kelli Moorehead of the Alzheimer’s Association is leading a teleconference on Alzheimer’s in Alaska at noon on Tuesday, May 19th. She gives details and provides information on how you can participate. Alzheimers

To register or for more information, call 1-800-272-3900 … more

Taking care of your mental health

Emily Chapel of the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition and Katie Parrot of Residential Youth Care speak about the importance of taking care of your well-being and mental health, no matter who you are. They also discuss the stigmas and the importance … more

Gardening tips – bulb care, planting and more

Lee Skidmore speaks about caring for bulbs – both those you may have received as a gift and those planted outside – planting nursery plant, and slug patrol. She also answers listeners’ questions. Gardening051115more

Opportunity available for Southeast entrepreneurs

Shawn Blumenshine and Paul Hackenmueller speak about Haa Aani's "Path to Prosperity" competition - an opportunity for new businesses or those reinventing themselves to receive up to $40,000 in consulting and technical services.

KRBD faces budget cuts

KRBD programming will be changing due to state budget cuts. General Manager Deb Turnbull and Program Director Maria Dudzak explain where things are at and possible changes.

Tourist season begins

Patti Mackey of the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau gives some details about the cruise ship season, independent traveler numbers, and upcoming “Tourist For A Day” specials. TouristSeasonmore