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KFSK Press Club Awards – ANN Best Daily News

Alaska News Nightly – Best Daily News Program in Alaska

Matt Lichtenstein, 2nd place, Best Reporting on Health or Science – Mammograms at PMC

Joe Viechnicki, 3rd place best government or political reporting – Borough Formation

Matt Lichtenstein, 3rd place, Best Breaking News Story – Ferry Accident

Joe Viechnicki, 3rd place humor – Board of Fish Baseball

Recent News

Family, friends celebrate purple librarian’s 100th birthday

Petersburg’s purple librarian, Ruth Sandvik, is 100 years old today. Family and friends are marking the occasion with fireworks last night Sunday night and a party this afternoon. Sandvik worked for years as high school librarian and has been honored for bringing the arts and radio to Petersburg. more

Petersburg drug cases resolved

Lorry, left, and Lars Christensen
One Petersburg man will likely be serving jail time for trying to sell heroin and methamphetamine in Petersburg, while his brother will not. 63-year-old Lorry Christensen entered guilty pleas to two counts on Thursday. He pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of attempted misconduct involving a controlled substance in the second degree as well as misconduct involving a controlled substance in the third degree. Meanwhile, drug charges have been dismissed against his brother, 57-year-old Lars Christensen. more