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.

Community Connections’ services

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. CommConnmore

Workshop focuses on turning ideas into actions

JohnGraham2Author, adventurer and speaker John Graham will lead a workshop on how to transform ideas into action.

SAIL offers many services

Keith Smith of SAIL provides information on resources and services the organization has for those with disabilities of all types.

Building soil in Southeast

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. Soilsmore

The benefits of breastfeeding promoted

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. Breastfeedingmore

Girl Scout Day Camp

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. GirlScoutCampmore

Pasley releases new book of poetry

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. PasleyPoetrymore

Ratfish Wranglers release new CD

Ray Troll and Russell Wodehouse of the “Ratfish Wranglers” speak about the band, their music and a CD release party July 25th. RatfishWranglersmore

Dog park seeks funding

Kim Whalen of the Ketchikan Dog Park board gives an update on the status of the project. To move forward, the group needs to secure grant funding. They are also looking for volunteers. DogParkmore

What Medicaid expansion means to PHKMC

Ken Tonjes and Matt Eisenhower of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center share their view on what Medicaid expansion will mean to the community, and also answer questions about healthcare costs and more. Medicaidmore