President Obama’s Address to Glacier Conference


Presidential address at 5pm concludes conference – video link available


The U.S. State Department is hosting a conference on global leadership in the arctic.

Diplomats from 20 countries have convened in Anchorage to discuss challenges facing Arctic communities.

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register to voteOctober 6, 2015

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Petersburg police department ends DMV service

Starting September 1st, residents can get temporary state licenses and ID cards at the Petersburg Vehicle Title and Registration office on 12th Street. (KFSK file photo)As of next week, the Petersburg Police Department will no longer be the place to take a driver’s test or get your state issued driver’s license or ID card. Those services will be moving up the hill to a private business that already issues titles and registrations for vehicles and boats. The change will mean expanded hours to apply for a license and lessen some of the workload for local police dispatchers.

Native civil rights activism has roots in Petersburg

Petersburg's Nicole Hallingstad remembers stories of segregation from her grandmother.

After 30 years municipal building almost ready for renovation

Police Officer, Derk Thorsen, takes a close look at the buckling ceiling in the squad room of the municipal building.(Joe Sykes)People in Petersburg have been talking about renovations to the municipal building for the past 30 years. Now it finally seems to be coming to fruition.

Commentary: Anniversary of the Sinking of the USS Indianapolis


KFSK has an open airwaves policy. We encourage the public to express opinions, ideas and creative works. The views and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of KFSK.

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Opportunity to Serve the Community

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Radiolab on KFSK Sundays 10am

radiolabhttp://www.radiolab.org/ Designed for listeners who demand skepticism but appreciate wonder; who are curious about the world.

Borough Assembly and School Board Meetings – Listen Now


School Board Meetings Second Tuesday of the month 7pm in Assembly Chambers – next meeting September 8.
Next Borough Assembly Meeting Thursday,September 10th at 12noon in Assembly Chambers.

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