Homes are needed for many cats and kittens that recently arrived at the animal shelter. Assistant Borough Manager Deanna Garrison and Animal Protection Director Eddie Blackwood explain the situation, and the need for donations too.
Professor Ray RaLonde of the Alaska Sea Grant Program is offering a free, 3-day shellfish farming workshop September 8th through 13th. He gives details. Links to registration follow.
Matt Tibbles, Diane Gubatyao and Janna Lee speak on the Wellness Coalition's new and ongoing programs to help children find mentors, to evaluate Ketchikan's mental health needs, and to help people with disabilities and the elderly reach out if they're being harassed or abused.
Bess Clark, Mike Kinerk, Adrienne O’Brien and Amber Machado speak about the various social services offered for infants to senior citizens and those with developmental disabilities. CommConn… more
Author, adventurer and speaker John Graham will lead a workshop on how to transform ideas into action.
Keith Smith of SAIL provides information on resources and services the organization has for those with disabilities of all types.
Soil Scientist Patti Krosse shares her knowledge on what you can do with the soils you have in your yard and how you can improve them. She also provides some gardening advice. Soils… more
There are support groups and information available to breastfeeding moms in Ketchikan. Several involved with groups are raising awareness about the benefits of breastfeeding and holding an event August 1st to kick off of World Breastfeeding Week. Breastfeeding… more
Victoria Lord of Southeast Girl Scouts speaks about a day camp in Ketchikan beginning August 3rd. All girls kindergarten through middle school are welcome. Scholarships are available. GirlScoutCamp… more
Ketchikan resident George Pasley has a new book of poetry. Pasley shares some of his poems and explains how the book came to be published. PasleyPoetry… more