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Brown is the program director of the non-profit Ketchikan Youth Court. It's a peer justice sentencing program for first-time juvenile offenders.
8 hrs ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage
A timber sale on Alaska's Prince of Wales Island has received final approval from the U.S. Forest Service following delays because of concerns from environmental groups over old-growth timber and the impact the sale would have on habitat for a population of wolves.
Alaska wants to help residents take control of the maritime industry, and now there's a plan to prove it.
Ketchikan-born Nathan Nance has earned a Creative Arts Emmy for his work on the hit Netflix show "House of Cards."
House District 36 had a reasonably good turnout for Tuesday's primary election, with about 24 percent of registered voters showing up at the polls.
Ketchikan has more than 2,000 school-age children who need capable leadership, people who will set policy and oversee that it is followed.
A 24-year-old Ketchikan man faces two felony charges and a misdemeanor after police found him unresponsive behind the wheel of a running vehicle Monday.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly adopted an ordinance Monday that will raise various airport fees, including the cost to ride the airport ferry.
OPINION: Ernest Gruening took pride in Alaska's Anti-Discrimination Act, but racism didn't vanish with the stroke of a pen.
Three more candidates have filed for local office. Ketchikan City Council Member Dick Coose seeks to keep his seat while Kevin Staples, a political newcomer filed to run for Council; and former Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly Member David Landis is running for borough mayor.
A public hearing and second reading for an ordinance that would increase a number of fees at the airport, including the cost to ride the ferry, is on Monday's Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly agenda.
Gubernatorial, congressional and legislative races will be on the primary ballot, along with Ballot Measure 1. While the measure will be decided, the candidates who acquire the most votes will proceed to the November general election.
Video captures moment huge whale flips the sea lion out of the water, sending it spinning a dozen times though the air The awesome power of a killer whale was laid bare when this unfortunate sea lion was sent into a spectacular airborne spin after a tail flick from the aquatic beast.
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Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:12 pm
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