Author Archives: Maria Dudzak

Resource fair for the homeless coming

Ketchikan Wellness Coalition, Love in Action, and First City Homeless Services Day Shelter are sponsoring a fair on February 1st to provide resources to homeless who might otherwise not be served.  Lisa Scarborough speaks about the air and opportunities available.  … more

Assembly okays additional funding for lawsuit

Assembly member Alan Bailey gives an update on the 1/20 meeting where $150,000 additional funding was approved to pursue a lawsuit against the state over education funding.  A lease for a dog park was also approved.  Assembly012114more

Tlingit Language

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For more information on classes, contact the KIC language department at 228-5150

Tlingit Language

Unit 1:  My Body Parts

Ax sh’a (my head)  TL-Unit1-1

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Ziegler and Stone sentenced to jail time

The Alaska and American flags fly at the State Office Building downtown.

Former Alliance Realty co-owners Robert “Zig” Ziegler and Roger Stone were sentenced in Ketchikan Superior Court today following a plea deal. more

KRBD welcomes reporter Emily Files

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KRBD’s newest employee, Emily Files speaks about her work at NPR and on The World.  EmilyFilesmore

School boosts wellness program

Ketchikan schools have improved lunch programs and wellness programs.  School wellness program coordinator Barbara McCarthy speaks about the progress.  SchoolWellnessmore

KIC strives to preserve Native languages

Joe Thomas, Linda Shrack and Terri Burr are language instructors with Ketchikan Indian Community. KIC and KRBD are working together to produce tutorials in the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian languages. more

Artist explores biblical beasts

Artist Danelle Landis’ exhibit, “Mark of the Beast” opens Friday (January 3rd).  Landis talks about her art and an upcoming workshop.  DanelleLandismore

Christmas bird count encounters foul weather

Andy Piston, coordinator of the annual Christmas Bird Count in Ketchikan speaks about this year’s effort and what birders found.  BirdCountmore

Update on POW activities

Jon Bolling, Craig City Administrator and chair of POWCAC speaks about ongoing projects and issues facing Prince of Wales Island. more