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.

Discussing Addictions

April Franklin, a private consultate and trainer, will hold a workshop "Discussing Addictions in Our Community." She will share her own experiences and offer ideas on overcoming challenges.

Academic Decathlon Results

Decathletes Gabe Canfield, Piper Cooper  along with Peter Stanton talk about studying 2-inch thick reading materials about India for this weekends tournament.


Emme Andersen took 5th place in art.

Frances Barry, Largim Zhuta, and Lora Starr all tied … more

KYI celebrates 10 years

Bobbie McCreary from KYI. Photo by Marc Osborne Jr.

Bobbie McCreary talks about how in ten years Ketchikan Youth Initiatives has grown beyond a paint ball club.

Friday December 4th at 7 p.m. KYI will be celebrating it’s anniversary with an open house with food and music.… more

Addressing Alaska’s deficet

Representative Dan Ortiz talks about his first year at the Legislature dealing with a multi-billion dollar deficit.

Ketchikan Community Chorus

Steve Kinney daughter Chandra Oshima preview the Ketchikan  Community Chorus’ winter concert. The concert will be at the Presbyterian Church on December 5th at 7 p.m. and December 6th at 3 p.m. The concert will be in two parts winter and … more

Ketchikan Wellness Coalition

Terrance Robbins speaks about the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition’s executive direcotr stepping down, potential marijuana tax revnue and other related statistics. 11.25Wellnessmore

Ketchikan Tool Library plans to open in 2016

Matt Peebles from the Ketchikan Tool Library talks about building a collection of tools and what the future holds for the only tool library in Alaska.

Alaska Travel Industry Association

President of the the Alaska Travel Industry Association Sarah Leonard  talks about the the organizations stance issues of concern to the industry  including daylight savings time, AMHS schedules and on government relations. Preliminary numbers from the 2015 season suggest about … more

Presentation on salmon canneries slated

Ph.D. student Ross Coen is in Ketchikan for a fellowship with the Tongass Historical Museum. While in town he’s making a presentation about the history of salmon canneries Friday night. SalmonCanneriesmore

Artist award funds recording project

Teague Whalen speaks about his Individual Artist Award from the Rasmuson Foundation. He is giving a presentation Wednesday night about the recording project it funded. This is part of the ASK UAS discussion series. TeagueWhalenmore