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  1. UAS Ketchikan Campus commencement this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan Campus is celebrating this spring's graduates with a commencement ceremony set for 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ted Ferry Civic Center. Thirty students will receive degrees or certificates from the local campus, and the commencement speaker will be recently retired Dr. David Johnson.


  2. Eurodam makes first stop as the first big ship of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Eurodam marked a couple of firsts Wednesday. The 936-foot-long Holland America ship is the first big cruise ship of Ketchikan's 2017 tourism season, and made its first-ever stop in Alaska's First City.


  3. Arts ferry tour visits Southeast communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    An arts ferry tour is taking place through Southeast Alaska this April. The tour began in Bellingham, Washington, on April 7th and will culminate in Sitka on April 30th.


  4. Long line for first legal cannabis sales in KetchikanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Ketchikan's first marijuana retail store opened its doors to customers at about 4:30 p.m. Monday, which was a few days later than originally planned. But, the 50-plus people in line were happy to buy legal cannabis for the first time in Alaska's First City.


  5. Mental Health TLO recruiting support for land exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Alaska Mental Health Trust Land Office representatives hope to recruit local governments and individual residents to continue pushing state and federal lawmakers to approve a pending land exchange. The exchange has been in the works for about a decade.


  6. Rep. Ortiz introduces state version of Mental Health land tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Deer Mountain is seen during a break in the snowstorms on March 7. While waiting for federal legislation to expedite a land exchange between the U.S. Forest Service and Alaska Mental Health, state officials are working on a companion bill in the Alaska Legislature. Rep. Dan Ortiz of Ketchikan introduced House Bill 155 to help move the land trade forward.


  7. KIC testing local beaches for PSP toxinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Last summer, Ketchikan Indian Community began a phytoplankton and shellfish monitoring program in Ketchikan as part of the Southeast Alaska Tribal Toxins Program. KIC test samples, and informs the public if dangerous levels of the toxin that causes paralytic shellfish poisoning are found in local clams and mussels.


  8. UAS Chancellor disusses issues and opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Richard Caulfield was in Ketchikan this week, visiting with staff, faculty and students. Caulfield and UAS Ketchikan Campus Director Priscilla Schulte spoke about financial issues facing the university system, and opportunities for the Ketchikan campus.


  9. Alaska students can help 'Paint the Plane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    School-age children can submit artwork highlighting their favorite things about Alaska for Alaska Airlines' new "paint the plane" contest. Airlines announcement, the company will use as many submissions as possible when designing the paint theme for a cargo plane that will primarily serve Alaska.


  10. Tying up ferries costs nearly half a million dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A baggage cart leaves the Chenega after docking in Sitka in 2015. The fast ferry is being tied up in Tacoma, Washington, for the immediate future.


  11. City Council hears update on Verizon rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan City Council Thursday heard an update on last week's rollout of the city-owned Ketchikan Public Utilities Telecommunications Division's new Verizon wireless service. KPU kicked off the Verizon service on July 13. KPU Telecommunications Division Manager Ed Cushing called the rollout "seamless," and credited Marketing Manager Kim Simpson and her crew.


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