Morning Edition Interviews

Interviews with local news makers, musicians, artists and more. Hosted by Keith Smith and can be heard regularly on KRBD beginning at 8:30am during Morning Edition.

Thoughts on health care reform

Matt Eisenhower of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center speaks about some of the healthcare reforms impacting hospitals and what he sees in store for the future of healthcare nationally and in Ketchikan.  Healthcaremore

Musical science hour with the Ratfish Wranglers

Ray Troll, Shauna Lee and Russell Wodehouse of the “Ratfish Wranglers” speak about their music and a performance and slide show at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center Friday night.  RatfishWranglersmore

Concerts this week

Rob Holston speaks about the Sam Pitcher Memorial Scholarship Concert taking place tonight (12/9) and the Singing Christmas Tree with multiple performances Friday and Saturday. Concertsmore

Dog behavior and training

Photo credit: sthuberts.org

Photo credit: sthuberts.org

Danelle Landis offers some tips for getting your dog to come and not pull on the leash as well as thoughts on breeds that might best fit your expectations during a call-in show.  DogTipsmore

Opportunties for artists

Shannon Daut of the Alaska State Council on the Arts and Jayson Smart of the Rasmuson Foundation speak about grant opportunities, calls to artists and assistance available to emerging and established artists. ArtsGrantsmore

What pet owners should know during trapping season

Trapping season starts December 1st. Listen to find out what you need to know. Click on the title above for a link to a helpful guide.

Shock returns to Ketchikan to perform Nutcracker

Shock_NutcrackerOliver Shock will perform the role of The Prince in KTB's production of "The Nutcracker."

360 North TV covering homelessness forum

Casey Kelly of KTOO radio and 360 North television in Juneau speaks about two events in Ketchikan that will be taped and aired – The Alaska Supreme Court hearing on State of Alaska v. Central Council of Tlingit and Haida … more

Filmaker brings sci-fi comedy to Ketchikan

Writer, producer and director Anton Doiron is bringing his low-budget, sci-fi buddy movie “Space Trucker Bruce” to Ketchikan.  Doiron grew up in Ketchikan, and decided to have a showing in the First City.  SpaceTruckermore

Wilderness Act celebrates 50th anniversary

In honor of the Wilderness Act, lobbyist and historian Doug Scott will make a presentation at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center, November 7th.  He speaks about himself, his work and his hope for the future. Wildernessmore