Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

Dog park seeks funding

Kim Whalen of the Ketchikan Dog Park board gives an update on the status of the project. To move forward, the group needs to secure grant funding. They are also looking for volunteers. DogParkmore

Ortiz talks session / revenue

ortizDistrict 36 Representative Dan Ortiz is seeking input from constituents as he looks ahead to the next legislative session this winter. Ortiz discusses the special session, the state’s fiscal crisis and issues facing Southeast.

What Medicaid expansion means to PHKMC

Ken Tonjes and Matt Eisenhower of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center share their view on what Medicaid expansion will mean to the community, and also answer questions about healthcare costs and more. Medicaidmore

Kids can become Junior Rangers

Junior RangerLeslie Swada and April Evans of the US Forest Service speak about the Junior Ranger Program that starts July 20th at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center.

Yogi comes to Ketchikan for classes and concert

Ram Vakkalanka (photo courtesy of Akshara Yoga)Yogi, Sanskrit expert, philosopher and Kirtan artist Ram Vakkalanka discusses classes he's conducting at the Advaita Yoga Center this weekend, along with a dinner and concert.

Phytoplankton and beach foods

Barbara Morgan explains the cause of the unusual green color of local waters and talks about an upcoming class on foods available from the beach.

Caring for your garden in hot weather

Master gardener Lee Skidmore offers advice on how to take care of your garden during our heat wave. Gardening0715more

Library Report

Kelly Johnson speaks about the teen summer program and fun events associated with it. She also give information on upcoming activities for all ages. Library070715

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Museum Report

Ann Froeschle talks about the Totem Heritage center’s recent acquisition and Anita Maxwell invites you to participate in the fall exhibit, Then & Now. Museum070815more

KRBD schedule changes and call-in show

You can hear our call-in show where listeners share their views on program changes. We welcome your comments.