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Ketchikan man charged with vehicle theft

According to Alaska State Troopers, the man was contacted after he allegedly abandoned the stolen vehicle at the end of Old Ward Lake Road, and attempted to flee on a bicycle.

Ketchikan on 24/7 diesel power for foreseeable future

During Thursday’s Ketchikan City Council meeting, City Manager Karl Amylon said that Ketchikan Public Utilities started switching back and forth between hydro and diesel a few weeks ago, but starting Oct. 15th, extremely low lake levels meant switching completely to diesel.

It’s Time for the KRBD Halloween Party!!!

Costume contest! Dance contest! Fun & prizes! Must be 21+ to attend. KRBD's Stuart Whyte will dance a jig in costume because of your pledge drive donations!

Fall Membership Drive

Thank you for your support this fall. If we missed you during the drive, why not make a donation to Community Radio today? Congratulations to our on-air drive drawing winners, Beth & John Shea!

Photo of the Day

Estella Welsh took this photo of a black bear napping in a tree along the Ward Lake Trail.

Craig Parks and Recreation

Victoria Merritt with the Craig Parks and Recreation report for October 19th.

PeaceHealth Report

Donations and volunteers are needed for the Enchanted Forest fundraiser. Bett Jakubek, Katherine...

2018 Alaska General Election

Alaska Public Media’s coverage of the 2018 General Election. See all of our candidate interviews and news related to this year’s election.



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