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POW wolf season extended slightly for trappers

Bad weather has led to a short extension of the wolf-trapping season in the Prince of Wales Island area, but only to give trappers more time to collect their gear.

Attorney: Ketchikan borough use of CPV funds OK

A federal judge’s recent ruling regarding the use of cruise fees is not as restrictive as initially thought, according to Ketchikan Gateway Borough Attorney Glenn Brown.

Ketchikan assembly approves animal-noise code change

Animal Protection Director Eddie Blackwood told the assembly that his department works hard to resolve a conflict between neighbors. The change provides tools to help them do that, he said.

Online Silent Auction

Great items are now available in KRBD's Online Silent Auction...including a few new items! All bidding closes by Friday, December 28th. Click to see what's available.

Winter Winner-land Raffle

Tickets are available now for KRBD's Winter Winner-land Raffle featuring a Grand Prize of $4,000 Cash! Only 200 tickets will be sold. All tickets will be drawn.

Photo of the Day

Crystal Capps Nove took this reflective photo at Ketchikan's Ward Lake.

Help for the winter blues

Do you experience seasonal affective disorder? Counselor Brittany Pope and Tim Kistner, who...

Stay fire safe this winter

Fire marshall Chris Grooms offers tips for keeping your home fire safe this winter.

Ketchikan Public Library Report

Things are slowing down for the holidays, but the kids’ winter reading program starts Friday...

Craig Parks and Recreation

Victoria Merritt with the Craig Parks and Recreation report for December 14th.

Arts Council Report

Numerous concerts are planned this weekend, submissions are sought for the Cleo Weston...

Alaska senators sometimes split on recent votes

The US Senate took some big votes last week, and Alaska’s senators sometimes split over them. Alaska Public Media Washington D.C. correspondent Liz Ruskin talked to Alaska News Nightly host Casey Grove. Grove: Liz first of all...



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In this special holiday rebroadcast, Latino USA explores the special bond between Latinos and their grandparents

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