Ketchikan Newswire (Page 10)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ketchikan, AK. (Page 10)

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  1. DEC steps up beach testing: Fecal bacteria found at four sitesRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has stepped up testing in the Ketchikan area to ferret out sources of the fecal bacteria that has been tainting local beaches and coastal areas.

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  2. US govt, Alaska trust have 2-year deadline for land swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... giving the mental health trust about 31.3 square miles (81 square kilometers) of the Tongass National Forest near Ketchikan on Prince of Wales Island. While the trust is giving the government about 28 square miles (72.5 square kilometers) of land on ...

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  3. Filing for Ketchikan elected office closes with new candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Kent Colby and Susan Pickrell joined the field for Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly. There are three seats open on the Assembly, and with their submissions, there now are six candidates.

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  4. No love lost: An Alaskan rivalry renewed: On Friday night, the Kings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    Norman Nygard, 69, died July 22, 2017, at his home in Ketchikan. He was born to Haakon and Flora Nygard on March 29, 1948, in Ketchikan.

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  5. Berth 4 expansion on the table: Ketchikan City Council to consider negotiations with berth ownerRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    Under a new multimillion dollar option to upgrade the Ketchikan waterfront, the First City's Berth 4 could be expanded to moor a new era of larger cruise ships in time for the 2019 summer tourism season.

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  6. Area waters still dirty with bacteriaRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    At least two coastal marine areas in and near Ketchikan continue to have elevated bacteria levels that pose a human health risk.

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  7. What others say: The return of an old fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    Ketchikan residents above a certain age can recall the dawn of atomic weaponry, the first nuclear arms race and learning to live under the cloud of potential mutually assured destruction. The awareness that annihilation on a vast scale was possible - and could occur with little warning - deeply affected the first generation of the nuclear age.

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  8. Project would replace city's primary raw water pipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Upper and lower Ketchikan Lakes, seen at the right, are the primary source of the City of Ketchikan's drinking water. The Ketchikan City Council will talk Thursday about a proposed contract to replace 60-year-old pipes that supply all the city's drinking water.

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  9. What's Happening the week of Aug. 16-22Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... 1:30-4:30 p.m., Douglas Library. Learn about solar eclipses, 'jump to Jupiter and spend some time on the moon.' Ketchikan- Pre-Eclipse Fair, Saturday. Aug. 19, 1-4 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Get ready for the eclipse, learn why eclipses occur, ...

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  10. Whoa s more miserable?Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... painful as it could be. A former student of mine, Brennan Koeller, is a national champion weightlifter and came to Ketchikan, along with his coach Chuy, to put on a weightlifting clinic at Ketchikan CrossFit. The dudes can move weight but Mahoney ...

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  11. Alaska for Real: Building a floathouseRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... tops of the boards. In the fall, we got a terrible phone call. My second youngest brother Robin wrecked his car in Ketchikan. Among other injuries, almost every rib was broken, one foot and leg were shattered and he had severe head trauma and blood ...

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  12. Murkowski deliversRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... of the recently successful effort to preserve a swath of Deer Mountain. Murkowski intervened when the scenic Ketchikan backdrop was threatened with timber harvest, pushing through Congress a land trade between the property owner and the U.S. Forest ...

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  13. Highway gets new street lights: Dangerous six-mile stretch of North...Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    At a planned project cost of $4.2 million, a six-mile stretch of North Tongass Highway near Ketchikan is home to the first major state LED lighting installation in Southeast Alaska to brighten up a fatal tract of rural road. 1 comment

  14. Tamara Lane WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    Tamara Lane Williams, 62, died Aug. 8, 2017, in Ketchikan. She was born on Aug. 8, 1956, in Seattle.

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  15. Wells Fargo Shoreline Branch to close in Oct.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... of many," he continued. "The transaction counts are dwindling in the branches so it made sense to consolidate our Ketchikan footprint and close the Shoreline location." As far as the building, Ryland said he's not sure what will become of it at the ...

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  16. TOPS Alaska queen visits with Ketchikan chapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Take Off Pounds Sensibly Alaska queen Sharon Headley of Anchorage, center, stands with the Ketchikan TOPS chapter. The reigning Take Off Pounds Sensibly queen for Alaska was in Ketchikan recently to talk to the local chapter and help inspire its members to continue making healthy choices.

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  17. Senator supports Buy America, needs flexibility for ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... United States at every stage of the process - even if there is nowhere in the U.S. to produce those products. The Ketchikan Daily News reports ( http://bit.ly/2wPmucF ) Murkowski said Monday although she supports the provision, she thinks there ...

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  18. A $60,000 travel bill is normal for high school football in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... two of their last eight season games against each other here in Juneau. They also played two games against nearby Ketchikan. "We haven't changed our uniform in a long time," he said. "I'm getting ready to throw out some shoulder pads because they've ...

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  19. Renovation of the animal shelter celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Friday in Ketchikan in celebration of the renovation and rededication of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Pat Wise Animal Shelter. About two dozen people attended the ribbon-cutting, with treats available for cats and dogs, as well as their humans.

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  20. No new information on last week's humback whale deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    There is no new information as of Tuesday regarding the cause of death of a humpback whale that was found lodged on the bow of a Princess Cruise Lines ship last week. The body of the juvenile whale was discovered after the Grand Princess docked in Ketchikan last Wednesday.

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