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Posted on: December 7th, 2009 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: About KSDP

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KSDP June 2, 2017 Board Meeting

Posted on: May 26th, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Agendas, Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, CPB Compliancy, Station Documents

Download the June 2, 2017 Agenda Here

Meeting will be held at 5:30pm at the KSDP Business Office in Sand Point. Meeting is Open to the Public.

KSDP 2016 CPB-SAS

Posted on: May 17th, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: CPB Compliancy, Station Documents

2016-SAS

Alternative Shipping for Tustamena Cargo!

Posted on: May 9th, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Press Releases

Alternative Transportation Offered for AMHS Cargo Impacted by Tustumena Delay

(JUNEAU, Alaska) – The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) announced today that Coastal Transportation, Inc. will assist AMHS customers impacted by the delay of the M/V Tustumena. Coastal Transportation, based in Seattle, will carry cargo on an “as able basis” from Homer and Kodiak, to Aleutian Islands destinations, at the same cost AMHS charges. Unfortunately, Coastal Transportation is prohibited from carrying passengers.

AMHS customers attempting to rebook their cargo with Coastal Transportation should let Coastal Transportation agents know they are displaced AMHS customers to ensure they receive the AMHS rate. Coastal Transportation can be reached at 1-800-544-2580 or 206-282-9979.

Last week, AMHS announced that the Tustumena was delayed at the Vigor Ketchikan Shipyard for two months. The delay was due to the discovery of additional extensive steel wastage in the engine room and necessary repairs. It is anticipated the Tustumena will return to service departing Homer at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 18.

AMHS staff explored several options to fill the transportation void resulting from the Tustumena delay. Safety was the highest priority, so utilizing the Tustumena was not an option. The use of another AMHS vessel was not viable without the risk of a more widespread and disruptive service outage both in terms of passenger disruption and financial consequences for individuals and for the marine highway system.

Gov. Bill Walker said, “On behalf of the Alaska Marine Highway System and impacted Alaskans, I am deeply grateful to Coastal Transportation for stepping up to help Alaskans with this vital transportation service.”

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 242 airports, 10 ferries serving 35 communities, more than 5,600 miles of highway and 731 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to “Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.”

KSDP’s Annual Membership Meeting on May 13th

Posted on: May 4th, 2017 | Author: Marissa Williams | Filed under: About KSDP

M/V Tustumena Sailings Delayed: Expected Sailing, July 18, 2017

Posted on: May 4th, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2017
CONTACT: Meadow Bailey, (907) 451-2240, Meadow.Bailey@alaska.gov

Tustumena Return to Service Delayed
Vessel will return to service Tuesday, July 18.

(JUNEAU, Alaska) – The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) announced today that the M/V Tustumena will remain at the Vigor Ketchikan Shipyard longer than previously expected. The Tustumena delay is due to the discovery and necessary repair of additional extensive steel wastage in the engine room.

A repair plan developed in conjunction with the United States Coast Guard will ensure the vessel is safe before service is resumed.

It is anticipated that the Tustumena will return to service departing Homer at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 18.

Originally scheduled to return to service on May 27, the Tustumena delay impacts communities in Southwest Alaska and along the Aleutian chain. The Tustumena went in for a scheduled annual overhaul on March 13.

The Tustumena is 53 years old. A replacement vessel has been designed but is awaiting funding through the pending fiscal year 2018 capital budget.

AMHS staff is contacting affected passengers. For more information, please call your local terminal or the AMHS central reservations office at 1-907-465-3941 or toll free at 1-800-642-0066. An updated schedule will be made available online at FerryAlaska.com.

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 242 airports, 10 ferries serving 35 communities, over 5,600 miles of highway and 731 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to “Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.”

2016 Form 990 – Aleutian Peninsula Broadcasting

Posted on: April 28th, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: About KSDP, CPB Compliancy, Station Documents

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KSDP Board Meeting: March 28, 2017

Posted on: March 22nd, 2017 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: About KSDP, Community Window, Station Documents

KSDP will have a meeting of the Boar of Directors on March 28, 2017. Meeting will begin at 5:30PM. Meeting is open to the public and is at the KSDP studios in Sand Point

KSDP Board Meeting: December 13, 2016

Posted on: December 6th, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, CPB Compliancy, KSDP Programs, Station Documents

KSDP will be having an open board meeting on December 13, 2016 at 5:30pm at the Sand Point studio offices.

Community Advisory Board Members

Posted on: November 22nd, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: CPB Compliancy

KSDP Currently has the help of:

Carla Chebetnoy

Joanna Karlsen

We are always looking for people to come and help! If you have an interest in giving feedback on programming and major initiatives of the station let us know! Lunch is of course provided.

Sand Point November Basketball Camp!

Posted on: November 4th, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: About KSDP, AEB School District, City Of Sand Point, Community Window, KSDP Programs

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Get Sign Up Sheets at the Sand Point School!

KSDP Board Meeting – September 13, 2016

Posted on: September 7th, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Agendas, Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Station Documents

Download the Agenda Here: 8-13-16-agenda

2015: Audit and 990

Posted on: August 29th, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: CPB Compliancy, Station Documents

990 DRAFT (3)

Final Audited Financials, KSDP, FY15 (2)

Curtis Jensen

Posted on: August 24th, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: About KSDP, Board of Directors, Current Directors

Curtis Jensen is a teacher of English at Sand Point School. He was recently elected to a one year seat in 2016!

Amy Mack

Posted on: August 23rd, 2016 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Board of Directors, Current Directors

Amy Mack was recently re-elected for a second 2 year seat in 2016. She hails from the lovely town of King Cove and is very active in the communities across the Aleutians East Borough.