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Yesterday | KRBD-FM Ketchikan
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meets on Monday, and in addition to a presentation from city officials about the switch to chloramine water disinfection, the Assembly will talk about repairs to the roof over the borough's new pool.
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Friday | KRBD-FM Ketchikan
The Ketchikan City Council approved an additional $100,000 for the water division should additional costs be incurred with the chloramine plant.
Last year, the Legislature approves new regulations for cruise ships to release wastewater into Alaska's oceans.
The first pieces of the newest state ferries should start to come together late this summer if all continues to go as planned, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Deputy Commissioner Reuben Yost told the Senate Transportation Committee April 15. Meant to service the busy Lynn Canal corridor between Haines-Skagway and Juneau, the ... (more)
KRBD is pleased to announce we have hired Stuart Whyte as our new Development Director! Stuart is an 11-year resident of Ketchikan, and comes to us with sales experience, a solid background in radio, and a thirst for new challenges and adventures.
As Mat-Su Borough managers began what was already projected to be a difficult budget process this week, an auditor said an almost $8 million shortfall at the port threatens its bond rating.
Some of the oldest buildings have been demolished or are being taken down - the old hospital building on Bawden Street, the old Knickerbocker Hotel on Dock Street, old houses on Jefferson Street, and old sheds and buildings along Tongass Avenue.
The Ketchikan City Council meets in regular session Thursday, and on the agenda is a $100,000 addition to the city's contract with engineering consultants CH2MHill.
Joe Balash listens as members of the Senate Resources Committee discuss his qualifications during his confirmation hearing, Feb. 28, 2014.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough has introduced its proposed fiscal year 2015 budget, with no increase in tax rates, but a projected rise in revenue, nonetheless.
Ketchikan resident Joel Kotrc pleaded not guilty Monday in Ketchikan Superior Court to multiple felony drug charges, and asked for a public defender to represent him.
Inter-Island Ferry Authority General Manager Dennis Watson took the ferry to Ketchikan this week to give an update to the Chamber of Commerce.
Ucore Rare Metals Inc. , is pleased to announce that it has closed the first tranche of a non-brokered private placement of 10,577,631 units at $0.38 per Unit for gross proceeds of approximately $4,019,500.