Listen: Ballot Measure 2 Interview – October 7th, 2020

Posted on: October 8th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Civic & Government, Meet the People

Click below to listen to Austin Roof’s interview with the supporters of the ballot measure 2 initiative regarding the effects of the sweeping election reform bill.

Or click here!

Notice: School Board Forum – Friday October 2nd, 2020

KSDP will host a School Board Forum for candidates for seats C and D on the Aleutians East Borough School District Board on Friday, October 2nd 2020 at 4pm

Listen: City of Sand Point 2020 Mayoral Candidate Forum – September 28th, 2020

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Sand Point

KSDP’s Austin Roof hosted a mayoral candidate forum, where both candidates could answer questions regarding key Borough topics including buy not limited to:

– Fishing
– Finances
– Transportation
– …and more!

To catch the recording of the forum click here, or check below!

Listen: School Resource Network for September 28th, 2020 – Hilary Seifert

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People

Listen to this week’s edition of the Aleutians East Borough School Resource Network, where School Counselor Lindsey Pinkelman interviews Hilary Seifert about her grant writing and reading programs in the Aleutians East Borough School District.

Tune in every other Monday at 12:30pm for Lindsey Pinkelman and her AEBSD School Resource Network show!

Next week’s episode is Monday, October 12th.

To stream the Interview, click below!

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Listen to the audio here!

Listen: School Resource Network for September 14th, 2020 – DJ Emanuelson

Posted on: September 14th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Youth Recreational Activities

Listen to this week’s edition of the Aleutians East Borough School Resource Network, where School Counselor Lindsey Pinkelman’s interview with Sand Point Principal DJ Emanuelson about the state of the Sand Point school, his experience, the differences between Sand Point school and schools in the lower 48 during the pandemic, and what’s coming up for the Sand Point school.

Tune in every other Monday at 12:30pm for Lindsey Pinkelman and her AEBSD School Resource Network show!

Next week’s episode is Monday, September 28th.

To stream the Interview, click below!

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Listen to the audio here!

Listen: Interview with Nicole Borromeo – Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives – September 2nd, 2020

KSDP’s Austin Roof discussed the importance of the 2020 Census for majority native and rural communities in Alaska with Nicole Borromeo, the Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives.

To hear the full interview, click here:

To download the interview, click here!

Completing the Census is quick, easy, and completely confidential. Please respond online at www.2020census.gov or by phone by calling 1-(844)-330-2020.

Failing to fill out the Census deprives your community of $3,500 per year. For a family of four this equates to almost $150,000 over 10 years.

In the Loop: July 31st, 2020

Posted on: August 1st, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, Fisheries News, Meet the People

This edition of In the Loop contains information regarding two programs that are available to help local fishing and other businesses confronting the current challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic (the CARES Act Relief Funding for Alaska Fishery Participants and the Paycheck Protection Program). KSDP General Manager Austin Roof will feature two interviews on the programs on Tuesday August 4th at 11 a.m. and at 2 p.m.

This edition also contains information from the Aleutians East Borough School District regarding non-internet-based virtual solutions to make distance learning accessible to students in the district. Students will have the ability to interact with teachers and access study materials at home.

To read this edition of In the Loop, click here!

MP3 Local News: Police Leaving Sand Point

Posted on: July 2nd, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, KSDP Newscast, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Sand Point

Below is an excerpt of our local newscast from Thursday, July 2nd, 2020. If you’d like to catch this news live, tune in to KSDP 830 AM or click here at 1pm Monday through Thursday. This is also rebroadcast on KAEB, 91.9 FM here in Sand Point, at 4pm.

This story contains commentary from City Administrator Jordan Keeler, Police Chief Hal Henning, and Officer Mark Chandler.

Stream the excerpt here:

Download the Excerpt Here

Thank you Mark and Hal for your service!

Download and Listen to the Aleutians East Borough Assembly Meeting – May 28th, 2020 at 3PM

Posted on: May 28th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Sand Point

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly met for a special meeting on May 28th, 2020 in order to go through usual business as well as important COVID-19 related items.

To stream the Meeting, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Meeting Here

View and Download The May 28th, 2020 Board Packet Here.

Kid’s Story Hour – Saturday May 9th, at 10 am.

Posted on: May 6th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Meet the People

Tune in to KSDP 830 AM or right here on apradio to catch Candace Nielsen’s Kid’s Story Hour, where she’ll be reading two children’s books for everyone to engage with and enjoy.

You can also call in at 1-800-315-6338 with access code 52225 to send your regards to your own mother just ahead of mother’s day!

Robyn Lanier’s Music Education Hour – Friday – May 8th, 2020 at 1pm

Posted on: May 6th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Meet the People

Robyn Lanier, music teacher for the Sand Point school right here in the Aleutians East Borough, is continuing her music education show this Friday, May 8th, at 1 pm with special Sand Point guest artist Emmanuel Krone!.

Emmanuel Krone is a budding rapper who uploads his own music on Soundcloud right here from Sand Point. Check him out here!

Be sure to tune in and hear some hip-hop music as well as the Shakespeare or Tupac Segment, with a couple extra influences thrown in.

Listen or Download: Interview with AEB Mayor Alvin Osterback – April 13, 2020

Posted on: April 13th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People

Mayor Alvin Osterback gave an illuminating interview that touched on many pertinent topics. The interview included:

– The Upcoming Salmon Season
– Education Support
– Air Travel
– And more!

To stream the Meeting, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Interview Here

Mayor Glen Gardner Interview: Download and Listen to March 26, 2020 Interview on COVID-19

Posted on: March 26th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Community Window, KSDP Programs, Meet the People

Listen to Mayor Glen Gardner, Jr. discuss the City of Sand Points response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus.

Topics Include:

– The Emergency Response Order Declared by the City
– The Public Safety Department’s Response and Quarantine
– The Cities Limitations on Travel Restrictions
– …and more!

Mayor Gardner does offer his personal number at the end of the interview. Feel free to listen in order to get this information and please use responsibly!

To stream the Interview, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Interview Here

Interview: Roger Holmberg Discusses Help for Those Struggling with Substance Abuse – Oct. 14, 2019

Posted on: October 14th, 2019 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Community Window, Meet the People

Roger Holmberg sits down with KSDP in order to discuss substance abuse struggles throughout the Aleutians East Borough. Offering his support to everyone, Roger shared his views on how to approach substance abuse and 2 Facebook pages that he has started to address these and other Alaska related concerns.

If you are interested in speaking with someone about you or a family member’s struggles with substance abuse feel free to contact Roger Holmberg at 907-338-7372 or look up his Facebook pages: Praise Broadcast and Alaska Prayer Team where he posts weekly podcast and other resources.

If you or a loved one is struggling with drug and alcohol abuse you can also contact Eastern Aleutian Tribe clinics throughout the Aleutians East Borough where Crisis Network, Substance Abuse Counseling, Peer Support Groups, and Medically Assisted Treatments are now available. Call Eastern Aleutian Tribest toll-free at 1-(866)-328-4911 for more information today.

Download the meeting audio here (MP3, 4.5 MB):
Live Interview with Roger Holmberg

MP3 Audio: July 2019 Salmon Interview with Biologist Lisa Fox

Posted on: July 31st, 2019 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Community Window, Fisheries News, Meet the People

2015 salmon haul on F/V Celtic, a 58’ hansen purse seiner fishing out of Sand Point.

2015 salmon haul on F/V Celtic, a 58’ hansen purse seiner fishing out of Sand Point.

Alaska Peninsula Biologist Lisa Fox discusses the July portion of the 2019 Salmon Season and the current escapement for the August fishery.

Topics Discussed:

– Pink and Chum Escapement for July
– Orzinski System Escapement
– Potential Openings in August
– …And More!

Download the Fisheries Interview with Area Biologist Lisa Fox Discussing the July Fishery(mp3, 1 MB, 11 minutes)