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.

Looking out for your health

April 5th through 12th is National Public Health Week.  Public Health nurse Tonda Wolfe provides some health statistics for the state and our region and invites all to an open house. PublicHealthmore

Getting your garden ready

Master gardener Lee Skidmore gives tips on getting your garden ready, planning, slug control, preparing a gardening journal and more during a call-in show. WakingGardenmore

Small Business Development offers a variety of services

Linda Koons Auger of the Ketchikan Small Business Development Center speaks about the services and resources the SBDC offers, the Profit Mastery class and more. SBDCmore

HIV / AIDS facts and fundraising effort

Public Health nurse Sue Medel provides information on HIV/AIDS.  She and Susan Doherty speak about AIDS Life Cycle, a fundraising event they are participating in. AIDS_LifeCyclemore

Young women compete for scholarships

The Distinguished Young Women contestants are in Ketchikan this week and the final performances and public competition are Saturday March 21st. Bob McClory and Amy Owings provide details. Note: the second half of the interview was cut off. DYW2015more

PeaceHealth’s mission in El Salvador

Catherine Jahn of PeaceHealth in Ketchikan speaks about her participation in a medical mission to El Salvador. PeaceHealthMissionmore

Landscape photography exhibit opens April 3rd

Photographer Jeremy Barry speaks about his work and upcoming exhibit at the Main Street Gallery. Barrymore

Photography exhibit opens April 3rd

Jeremy Barry speaks about his landscape photography show, “Through My Eyes,” opening April 3rd at the Main Street Gallery. Barrymore

Irish band BOWI comes to Ketchikan

Tony Schuler of the Seattle-based BOWI Band speaks about the group, their performances March 14th and 15th in Ketchikan and the St. Patrick’s Parade. BOWImore

Roller Derby 101

Jill Walker and Kirsten Baltz of the Rainforest Roller Girls explain the rules of the game and the start up of a youth roller derby league. RollerDerbymore