GAMES CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER ON POW Vikings and Lady Vikings host Craig Panthers this weekend on KFSK

basketball2Join KFSK for play-by-play coverage of all PHS Varsity Games this season. Friday: Boys at 6pm, Girls, 7:45pm Saturday: Girls 6pm, Boys 7:45pm

Alaska Fisheries Report – Jan. 13 edition


Borough Assembly Meeting Archives

petersburg-logoBorough Assembly meetings are now held in the Hallingstad-Peratrovich Building until further notice - KFSK continues to provide live broadcast of these community meetings. Next meeting Tuesday, Jan. 17th, 6pm Find the Archive of past meetings here: KFSK Borough Meeting Archive

Forest plan has some changes for central Southeast Alaska

Timber production suitable lands are in green, dark green for old growth and light green for young growth, while conservation areas are shaded in blue. (Map from U.S. Forest Service, https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd507647.pdf)Streams and watersheds in the Petersburg area are among those placed off-limits to old growth logging in an amendment to the Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan released in December. However, some of those same streams may be sources for second-growth timber cutting. The plan amendment also makes some other changes for national forest land in the area.

Stream restoration to repair logging damage could require more logging

Photo of Ohmer Creek from USFS November 2016 Record of DecisionThe U.S. Forest Service is moving forward with a project to restore a stream damaged by decades-old logging and road-building south of Petersburg. The work will likely mean logging some other trees on another part of the island and that’s generated some opposition.

2016 – Musicians We Lost, Steve Berry host on KFSK


When it comes to the deaths of musical icons, 2016 may be the worst year ever. Steve Berry hosted a music program on KFSK featuring some of those we … more

This week’s Julebukking in Petersburg

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Tuesday, December 20th
2 – 4 pm Petersburg Medical Center in the conference room
2 – 4 pm Public Health Center

Wednesday, December 21st
1 – 3 pm GCI
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Petersburg middle school robotics team back from first competition

From left, Malcolm Fry, Joyce Metsa, Jaden Perry, Liam Demko, Ben Marsh and Isaiah Slaven demonstrate robotics programming to the school board Tuesday.A new team of middle schoolers in Petersburg got a chance this fall to compete in robotics programming. The team demonstrated their programming skills to the Petersburg school board Tuesday night.

Nov. 8, 2016 School Board Meeting

Petersburg's School Board met on election night for a regular meeting. You can listen to the entire meeting here: 11.08.16 School Board meeting

Veteran’s Day Service in Petersburg-Full Audio

2015-06-12-99a2eaf1Petersburg School District held its annual Veteran's Day Service at the high school gym today. Here is the full audio of the event: 2016 Veteran's Day Service