We are collecting links and other information in one spot to help people navigate life while the community responds to the spread of COVID 19. If you have something to add to this list, please call KRBD at 907-225-9655.
This page is for resources only. For our latest local news coverage, check out our home page, www.krbd.org.
Updates and information from local, state and national sources:
Ketchikan Gateway Borough: https://www.kgbak.us/AlertCenter.aspx
Metlakatla Indian Community: http://www.metlakatla.com/blogs/ and Metlakatla Indian Community’s Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/Metlakatla-Indian-Community-141055983004923/
Alaska Department of Health and Human Services: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/default.aspx
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
Local government meetings are accessible via livestream and/or on cable public access television. Most are accepting public comment via email, and some have the capacity for people to call in with comments. Check with the various government websites for more information. Ketchikan Gateway Borough, City of Ketchikan, Ketchikan School Board, Metlakatla Indian Community, City of Craig.
Social service resources:
Many services can be found through the Ketchikan Wellness Coalition website: http://ktnwc.org/ketchikan/resources-for-covid-19/
You also can find information through Ketchikan 123 at http://www.ketchikan123.org/
The Alaska Marine Highway System current sailing schedule is available through this link: http://dot.alaska.gov/amhs/schedules.shtml
Information about the InterIsland Ferry Authority IFA is available by phone at 866-308-4848, and online at https://interislandferry.com/