Community Reports


Bett Jakubek of the PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Foundation speaks about items for newborns the foundation hopes to purchase for the hospital. She and Debbi Thompson give details about the Sole-stice shoe auction fundraiser.  PHFoundationmore

Craig Parks and Recreation

Victoria Merritt with the Craig Parks and Recreation report for May 15th. 5-15-15

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Arts Council Report

Marni Rickelmann and Kathleen Light speak about events this week and art opportunities as well as talk with guest artist Kathy Rousso about recently receiving a Rasmuson Foundation grant.

Arts Report May 21


Museum Report

Ann Froeschle and Anita Maxwell discuss activities for student groups visiting the museum and encourage teachers, youth-group organizers and home schoolers to plan for a museum visit next school year. Museum051315more

Sports Report

Ron Medel speaks about high school sports activities, the upcoming track meet and the NFL football deflation controversy. Sports051115more

UAS Ketchikan Report

Gail Klein wants people to know UAS Ketchikan is open during the summer, and speaks about summer and fall class registration. UAS050615


Wellness Coalition

Shawn Shotwell is the new director of the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition.  We meet him, and learn about how grant funding is being used from Prevention Grant Coordinator Emily Chapel. Wellness042215more

First City Players Report

Elizabeth Nelson of First City Players speaks about auditions for “Romeo and Juliet.” Bridget Mattson, director of “Anne of Green Gables,” and Amanda Glanzer and Nelson, who are in the production, discuss the show. FCP041415more

Library Report

Amanda Kiely shares information about checking out eBooks with Listen Alaska Advantage. As well as an upcoming program to help kids improve their financial literacy. 3-24 Library Report 


Ketchikan Visitors’ Bureau Report

Anna Marie Mestes speaks about an adventure travel summit, the KVB luncheon and Alaska Host “Train the Trainer” workshop. KVB031115

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