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.

BP Teachers of Excellence

Roxanne Abajian was recognized as a BP Teacher of Excellence in 2013 for her work  at Fawn Mountain Elementary in Ketchikan. Anyone can nominate a teacher by visiting The deadline is January 30. Winners receive $500 and a … more

Schoenrock joins PeaceHealth team

Doctor Gary Schoenrock is now visiting Ketchikan monthly.  He speaks about his 37 years as a urologist and how technology and treatment have changed over the years.  Schoenrockmore

Tsimpsian language classes begin

Intermediate Tsimpsian classes begin January 21st. Terri Burr speaks about the class and efforts to preserve the language.

Boombal focuses on tango this month

Boombal Dance Hall is an opportunity to practice partner dance.  Guest instructor Dirk Mandt will be teaching Argentine tango in January and encourages others to give it a try. Tangomore

Cat behavior

CatHeather Muench of the Ketchikan Humane Society offers tips on solving cat behavior problems.

Author creates dystopian novel with help of readers

Aftermath_CoverLeAnn Edmondson of Ketchikan speaks about her novel, "Aftermath: A Story of Survival, " and her interest in self-sufficiency.

Classes for parents and child care providers

Jessica Mills Clark speaks about upcoming classes for child care providers and parents of young children.

Winter Recreation and Safety

Jerry Kiffer of the Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad and Clark Simpson of the Forest Service speak about winter recreation and provide tips for staying safe.  WinterRec010515more

Skateboarders fundraise for roof

Bobbie McCreary of Ketchikan Youth Initiatives speaks about efforts to “Raise the Roof” on the Ketchikan Skate Park. Skate park users Nyah Edenshaw, Happy Shomaker and Spencer Barr speak about what the park means to them. SkatePark

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Winter Emergency Preparedness

Ketchikan CERT team members speak about emergency preparedness. A Facebook link follows the audio.