Bobbie McCreary of Ketchikan Youth Initiatives introduces three Vista volunteers who are in Ketchikan to work with KYI, the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition and Southeast Alaska Independent Living.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Representatives from Women in Safe Homes and Ketchikan Indian Community joined us for a discussion about domestic violence and ways to prevent or at least reduce incidents. Listen to the approximately half-hour discussion, posted here.
A group of Russian delegates are in Ketchikan as part of the Open World Leadership Center program. They visited KRBD on Friday to share their impressions of Ketchikan.
It’s Fire Prevention Week, and Ketchikan fire marshall Chris Grooms gives tips on how to stay safe and prepared.
Deb Matthews and Loann Swanson give tips on how to grow and harvest garlic.
Don Moss, president of the WISH board, talks about some changes going on with the non-profit, and gives an update on the organization’s probation status.
A married couple, who asked to be identified as Mike and Marilyn, share their stories of addication and recovery.
Charon Bird tells her story of attempted suicide and how she found help. Leah Canfield of the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition speaks about available resources and presentations.
A recovering alcoholic and drug addict shares her story of success and 32 years of sobriety. Her message is that there is hope.
Diny Capland and Stephanie Lively with KIC Behavioral Health speak about depression and how it links to substance abuse.