Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

Meet Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s new director

Photo courtesy of the Oklahoma Arts Council

Photo courtesy of the Oklahoma Arts Council

Desiree LaVigne-Roan tells us about her dance background and career, her thoughts about teaching and upcoming class opportunities.  KTB_Roanmore

Container Gardening

container-gardenAlethea Johnson shares some of her tips on container gardening during a call-in show.

Planning for fall bulbs / fertilizer facts

Bulbs

A call-in show with Lee Skidmore giving tips on preparing for fall bulb planting, and some myths and cautions about fertilizers.  BulbsFertilizermore

Author Nick Jans in Ketchikan Friday

JansBookAuthor Nick Jans tells the story of a unique black wolf that forged relationships with dogs and humans in his book "A Wolf Called Romeo." Jans will be in Ketchikan Friday.

Gardening tips

Gardening

Lee Skidmore gives tips on summer watering, saving seeds, drying herbs, prepping for over-winter planting and more during this call-in show.  Gardeningmore

4 Islanders exhibit opens

Petersburg artists John McCabe, Pia Reilly and Joe Viechnicki speak about their new exhibit opening Friday (July 4th) at the Main Street Gallery.  4Islandersmore

Men’s health

Andy West, RN Care Coordinator for PeaceHealth’s Prince of Wales Island Clinic speaks about men’s health month and important screenings.  Marty West of PHKMC also provides some information. PeaceHealthmore

Assembly report

Borough Assembly member Jim Van Horn gives an update on Monday’s meeting. Assembly061714more

New loo offers relief in busy tourist season

Kyan Reeve introduces mayors Dave Kiffer and Lew Williams IIIA long-needed public restroom was dedicated Thursday morning. The christening of the Stedman –Thomas Neighborhood Loo attracted about 40 people on a sunny and windy morning.

Land swap and energy key to development

Alaska DNR Commissioner Joe BalashTransfer of lands into State hands and a reliable source of energy are key to development in Southeast Alaska. Those remarks were made by Joe Balash, Commissioner of the Alaska DNR, at a recent Chamber of Commerce luncheon.