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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 $172/per square foot. More Ketchikan information.

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School Board to take final vote on FY '15 budget

After multiple discussions and public hearings, the Ketchikan School District FY2015 budget is scheduled for a final vote at Wednesday's School Board meeting.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Drug task force boards ferry, arrests suspect

A drug dog sniffed out alleged cocaine and methamphetamine on Monday, leading to an arrest on board the state ferry Kennecott.

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KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Ketchikan students prepare for boat trip to Petersburg

A group of Ketchikan high school students and teachers is preparing to sail to Petersburg on Wednesday.

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KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Assembly doesn't like tidelands lease options

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly had a long discussion about tidelands leases on Monday, and eventually gave direction to the borough Planning Department to come up with a new method of reviewing and adjusting those leases.

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KRBD-FM Ketchikan

News internship open

FM in Ketchikan, Alaska, is offering a 10-week summertime news intern position, starting in late June or early July.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

'Niche' budgets on the way for USFS recreation

Ward Lake Recreation Area is unique, and will continue to be funded through the Tongass National Forest's new "niche" funding formula.

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Ketchikan Daily News

Spring cleanup

If it's April showers, it must be spring. Ketchikan has been feeling the sprinkle of raindrops throughout the month, the first month of 2014's spring.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Assembly to discuss repairs to pool roof

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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KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Job Service Report

The Ketchikan City Council approved an additional $100,000 for the water division should additional costs be incurred with the chloramine plant.

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Ketchikan Daily News

Practice bear safety

Bears like livestock, for example chickens, goats and the like. Secure them from bears.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Comment period opens for cruise waste permits

Last year, the Legislature approves new regulations for cruise ships to release wastewater into Alaska's oceans.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Alaska class ferry design complete, construction upcoming

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)

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KRBD Development Director

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.

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Anchorage Daily News

Port a further drag on pinched Mat-Su budget

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.

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Today, Senator Tom Coburn will offer an amendment to the Senate's appropriation bill to transfer the $223 million that Congress had previously approved for a bridge in Ketchikan, Alaska, to fund reconstruction of a hurricane-damaged bridge in Louisiana.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Ketchikan Daily News

Our town is sound

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.

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Council to consider $100K more for CH2MHill

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.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

With permitting bill dead, some provisions may be resurrected

Joe Balash listens as members of the Senate Resources Committee discuss his qualifications during his confirmation hearing, Feb. 28, 2014.

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Anchorage Daily News

Man pleads guilty to harassing bear hunters

Alaska State Troopers say 48-year-old Scott Newman changed his plea last month to a case stemming from late last spring.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Borough FY2015 budget: No new taxes

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.

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