State Museum Conservator Ellen Carlee is in Ketchikan examining totem poles at the Totem Heritage Center. She explains the survey process and conservation efforts.
Counselor Jan Lighthill speaks about the process of grief and how everyone grieves differently. Members of local bereavement support groups share their experiences and advice.
Coordinator of the volunteer Hospice in Ketchikan, Elise Berger and volunteers, Christine Palmer and Maggie Freitag talk about what hospice means and looks like in Ketchikan. Hospice To get more information you can visit Ketchikan Volunteer Hospice at the Plaza … more
Samia Savell of the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service speaks about funding available to help pay for "high tunnels" often called hoop houses.
Curt Christiansen speaks about the Alaska Community Development Corporation's free weatherization program available to home owners and renters.
Chelsea Goucher of the Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce speaks about Lemonade Day – an opportunity for young people to set up lemonade stands and learn about operating a business. She also gives an update on other chamber happenings. LemonadeDay… more
Paul Magid, Keith Smith and Anne Gavzer speak about an event coming in June. The New Old-Time Chautauqua brings music, performance and education, plus a vaudeville show. Locals are invited to participate. Chautauqua… more
Kelli Moorehead of the Alzheimer’s Association is leading a teleconference on Alzheimer’s in Alaska at noon on Tuesday, May 19th. She gives details and provides information on how you can participate. Alzheimers
To register or for more information, call 1-800-272-3900 … more
Emily Chapel of the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition and Katie Parrot of Residential Youth Care speak about the importance of taking care of your well-being and mental health, no matter who you are. They also discuss the stigmas and the importance … more
Lee Skidmore speaks about caring for bulbs – both those you may have received as a gift and those planted outside – planting nursery plant, and slug patrol. She also answers listeners’ questions. Gardening051115… more