Kanayama students drop by KRBD to chat


They’re a little shy and they giggle. A lot. But if there’s anything that a conversation through a translator with this group of 15 or so exchange students from Kanayama-Gero, Japan, reveals, teenagers are teenagers no matter where they’re from. more

Don Young to give keynote at shipyard ceremony

Rep. Don Young is scheduled to be in Ketchikan this week, and one of the events he plans to attend is the Alaska Ship & Drydock assembly hall dedication ceremony Tuesday. more

Ketchikan man charged with armed robbery

A 19-year-old Ketchikan man has been arrested following an alleged armed robbery Tuesday at Channel View Trailer Park. more

DOT kicks off downtown road reconstruction project


In about four years, the state Department of Transportation plans to tear up and rebuild Ketchikan’s primary downtown corridor. more

POW Basketball

The POW Basketball Stream is now located on the Menu bar above. Check it out!… more

Weather ‘forces’ crew to film Ketchikan documentary

Filmmaker Carl Crum shoots footage of KRBD's Morning Edition.

A team of documentary filmmakers descended upon Ketchikan recently, but they hadn’t really intended to shoot anything in Alaska’s First City. more

REMAINING 2012 On-Air Auction Items!

Click here to see the items that are still open for bidding! These items are open through Friday, December 14th at 4pm. Call 225-9655 to place your bid. more

Southeast responds to Tsunami warning

Earthquakes and tsunamis dominated social media in Southeast Alaska Saturday evening, but the resulting tidal surges thankfully were nonexistent or very small. more

Talk like a (fish) pirate

Crews brail fish from a trap in 1946. Photo courtesy Tongass Historical Museum

Wednesday, Sept. 19, is the 10th anniversary of a silly holiday. Talk Like a Pirate Day started as a joke between two friends, but in 2002, syndicated humor columnist Dave Barry turned it into a national, and eventually an international, phenomenon. With that anniversary in mind, KRBD took a look at piracy around Alaska’s southernmost city. more

Bear visits Cape Fox Lodge

A bear walked into Cape Fox Lodge Wednesday morning, checked out the coffee shop and visited the women’s restroom before it was ushered back outside by hotel staff. more