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Ketchikan, Alaska is located in Ketchikan Gateway County. Zip codes in Ketchikan, AK include 99950, 99901, and 99919. The median home price in Ketchikan is $212,000 which is roughly $181/per square foot. More Ketchikan information.

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16 hrs ago | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Pink building pilots federal biomass boiler study

The Federal Building in Ketchikan, referred to by locals as "the pink building," has been involved in an energy pilot project for the past couple of years.

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16 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Coast Guard conducts dual rescues in Southeast Alaska

Coast Guard conducts dual medevacs in Southeast: The U.S. Coast Guard conducted two medevacs in Southeast on Sunday, deploying responders to aide an injured 21-year-old female aboard a fishing vessel near Kendrick Bay and to airlift an ailing cruise ship passenger near Zarembo Island.

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19 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather

It ranked 5th best city for mild weather lovers by Wallet Hub, who looked at which cities consumers could move to in order to protect themselves for having to pay for weather-related costs.

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Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

Ucore Announces Field Program at Ray Mountains, Alaska

Several claim blocks located in the northern Ray Mountains region of Central Alaska were acquired by the Company in 2011 as being prospective for rare earth content .

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Assembly to vote on OceansAlaska, library $

Public hearings regarding funding for OceansAlaska and the Ketchikan Public Library are on the agenda for Monday's Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meeting.

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Seiner engine room floods, USCG responds

Coast Guard Station Ketchikan boarding team members help the crew of the fishing vessel Vernon dewater their engine room near Ketchikan on Friday.

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POW bat tests positive for rabies, prompts warning

A bat infected with rabies was found earlier this month on Prince of Wales Island.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Judges named to Alaska Criminal Justice Commission

New Alaska Criminal Justice Commission members named: Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe has appointed three judges to the Alaska Criminal Justice Commission.

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KRBD-FM Ketchikan

New, expanded bus schedule debuts Monday

Starting Monday, Ketchikan's bus system is expanding service north, south and within city limits.

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B.C. mines get financial boost, one to open soon

The KSM, Red Chris and Galore Creek projects are among several planned for northwest British Columbia, near the Alaska border.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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Background checks for volunteer chaperones

Ketchikan High School students are travelers. They travel for sports, music, student government.

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To fish, or not to fish

The Ketchikan City Council meets Thursday, and among the topics on the agenda is a discussion about fishing off the Stedman Street Bridge, and whether to regulate that activity.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

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School Board to vote on background checks

The Board will vote on whether to require background checks for volunteer chaperones on overnight trips.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

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Third Ave development now under city review

A preliminary plat to subdivide undeveloped property off the Third Avenue Bypass was approved about a month ago by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough's Planning Commission and Platting Board; but there are still some hurdles for the property owners to jump.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

David Little: Ready to answer the call of the wild

I've been to more than half the states. I can find beauty in the oddest places. I love places most people find boring, such as the high desert of eastern Nevada and the great plains of the Midwest.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Hollis French makes Ketchikan campaign stop

Sen. Hollis French is on the campaign trail, running as a Democrat for lieutenant governor.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Inside the Crown Princess cruise ship

Have you ever wondered what it's like inside a cruise ship? In Ketchikan, the giant vessels tower over downtown nearly every summer day.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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News photographer Hall Anderson retires

Ketchikan Daily News staff photographer Hall Anderson retired July 3 after three decades of documenting nearly every noteworthy event that's happened on the island.

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UAS Ketchikan Report

Ketchikan Daily News staff photographer Hall Anderson retired July 3 after three decades of documenting nearly every noteworthy event that's happened on the island.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

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Job Service Report

Lisa Pearson speaks about ephemera at the library . Library070814 Following about two hours of discussion Monday night, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly approved a $144,000 grant to OceansAlaska, and directed the borough manager to investigate a loan of up to $600,000 for that nonprofit shellfish seed producer.

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