Ketchikan teacher Dan Ortiz to run for House District 33 seat
Have a news tip? Click here to submit your tip.
Dan Ortiz – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK
Dan Ortiz is a teacher at Ketchikan High School.
He’ll be running against Wrangell Republican Representative Peggy Wilson next year for the District 33 seat in the House.
He was in Wrangell as a coach for the DDF competition this weekend. KSTK’s Shady Grove Oliver met up with him a local coffee shop on Sunday to talk about his campaign:
Click here for iFriendly audio.
That was an interview with Ketchikan teacher Dan Ortiz who will be running against Representative Peggy Wilson next year for the District 33 seat in the House.
He grew up in Ketchikan and has been in education for 31 years. He’s taught social studies, economics, US history, and DDF—or Drama, Debate, and Forensics.
USFS Interpreter, Corree Delabrue provides weekly updates on events taking place on Wrangell Island and the surrounding area. Information includes USFS road maintenance, logging traffic, wildlife sightings, recreational opportunities and more. Click on the image above to read or listen to the Recreation and Road Report for September 16th through 23rd. more
Tlingit Phrase of the Week is a project launched to help with the survival and renewal of the Tlingit language in Wrangell. Each phrase speaks to Wrangell's seasons and the Tlingit way of life. September is Young Moon Month. Click on the image above to listen to Tlinget Phrase of the Week for September 15th through the 22nd. more