Ketchikan Newswire (Page 11)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ketchikan, AK. (Page 11)

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  1. Ketchikan elders cleaning up after storm blows roof offRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... home off North Tongass Highway. The roof blew off in the storm earlier this week. (Photo by Leila Kheiry/KRBD) Two Ketchikan elders are cleaning up and looking for a new place to live after the roof of their rented home was blown off during a big ...

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  2. Governor's Award profile: Vicki SoboleffRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... them in their self esteem and their attainment of success," she said back then. Soboleff was born and raised in Ketchikan. As a middle schooler, she was embarrassed when her grandmother made her perform Haida songs and dances at assemblies. "I ...

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  3. Elders cleaning up after storm blows roof offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... home off North Tongass Highway. The roof blew off in the storm earlier this week. (Photo by Leila Kheiry) Two Ketchikan elders are cleaning up and looking for a new place to live after the roof of their rented home was blown off during a big storm ...

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  4. Shade gardeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... "Immigration in the US and Europe, Past and Present." The program is Thursday night (1/28). ImmigrationASK_UAS The Ketchikan School Board took its first step into the 2017 fiscal year budget on Wednesday by unanimously approving administrator ...

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  5. Alaska Democrats vote to allow independents to run in party primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... years and this is year two of a two-year cycle. Currently, only one of the state's legislators, Rep. Dan Ortiz of Ketchikan, is unaffiliated with a party. He caucuses with minority House Democrats. In 2014, when he was running for governor, Bill ...

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  6. Diving in on chloraminesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | RecordNET

    ... from city to city advocating against chloramines, speaking to community groups from Grand Isle, Vermont, to Ketchikan, Alaska. In these towns he shares an avalanche of concerns, ranging from lead contamination in Washington, D.C., to a brain-eating ...

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  7. Storm blows through SE, taking out trees, powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A big storm blew through Ketchikan Monday and early Tuesday, taking down trees in some areas and cutting the community's power link to the Swan Lake hydroelectric dam. The resulting power outage lasted about 30 minutes, and led to some other problems that Ketchikan Public Utilities crews had to deal with on Tuesday.

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  8. School Board to prioritize capital improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... of the School Board by the Houghtaling student safety committee. The committee has begun working with the Ketchikan Gateway Borough for possible solutions, and held a public meeting on the issue. Second priority is the Houghtaling Elementary roof, ...

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  9. What others say: School funding requirement creates unequal footing for municipalitiesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    In deciding a lawsuit by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough over required local contributions to schools, an Alaska Supreme Court ruling dealt with one can of worms and left another wide open. The suit, which alleged the state's requirement for local governments to put up a portion of education funds violated the Alaska Constitution, was decided in the state's favor, sparing Alaska's government a judgment that would have exacerbated the budget crisis.

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  10. Updated: Champaign library director announcement pushed backRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... The previously announced finalists up for the position are: * Linda Lyshol, director of the public library in Ketchikan, Alaska. * Rick Meyer, director of the public library in Decatur, Illinois. * Elaina Norlin, regional manager for a library ...

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  11. City prepares 2016 cruise season calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A cruise ship is docked at Ketchikan's downtown Berth 2. About 1 million cruise passengers visited Southeast in 2015. The City of Ketchikan Port and Harbors Department has been working on the 2016 cruise ship calendar, and the latest draft was recommended for approval by the Port and Harbors Advisory Board.

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  12. Burke leaving regional aquaculture associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | SFGate

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, JAN. 23-24 - In this Jan. 12, 2016 photo, Southern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association general manager John Burke poses in his office in Ketchikan, Alaska.

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  13. Host-team South downs Bartlett in O'Brady's third-place gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Superior rebounding and an efficient offense propelled the Ketchikan Kings to the championship of the O'Brady's Invitational, a three-day, eight-team boys basketball tournament. The Kings beat West Valley 70-61 in the title game despite 33 points from the Wolf Pack's Daniel Hornbuckle.

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  14. Council delays vote on service rate increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... and Dave Kiffer. Both were attending a rehearsal for this weekend's Jazz and Cabaret performance. The city and Ketchikan Public Utilities 2016 budgets were built on the assumption that wastewater, garbage, electric and water rates would go up. The ...

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  15. Mining News: News Nuggets: Ketchikan-based Orca Holdings nabs a 10% stake in Ucore Rare MetalsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2016 | Petroleum News

    ... of 30,470,760 shares being issued. The majority of those shares (81 percent) are owned by Orca Holdings LLC, a Ketchikan, Alaska-based enterprise controlled by Ucore advisory board member Randy Johnson. The transaction resulted in Orca becoming a 10 ...

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  16. Craig Parks and RecreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Following about an hour of public comment from a packed Council chambers, the Ketchikan City Council voted 3-2 Thursday to reject an ordinance that would have temporarily banned retail marijuana in city limits. more Wood-stave and steel pipes are a thing of the past, but the aging iron pipes under much of Ketchikan's streets have their own set of problems.

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  17. No retail marijuana ban for City of KetchikanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Council Members Julie Isom and Bob Sivertsen are seen during Thursday's discussion of a proposed temporary ban on retail marijuana. Following about an hour of public comment from a packed Council chambers, the Ketchikan City Council voted 3-2 Thursday to reject an ordinance that would have temporarily banned retail marijuana in city limits.

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  18. City Museum to host presentations Thursday and SaturdayRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... in Juneau in 2017. Jensen's presentation will include the process of creating the statue, an introduction of the Ketchikan artists Dave and Judy Rubin, and the events leading to the dedication on July 3, 2017. Wayne Jensen is the senior principal at ...

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  19. Middle of nowhereRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... beauty with fish and or game to kill. I've lived in three bona fide middles of nowhere, four if you count Ketchikan, which many would, but after growing up in Klawock nowhere No.2 Ketchikan was a big city. So there's a gray area with Ketchikan ...

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  20. An early look inside Alaskaa s a treasure houseaRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... of the work of the Davis family of Metlakatla. The double ender will be displayed with a new sail created by Ketchikan sailmaker Louie Bartos. In the center of the exhibit floor is the children's Discovery Room, which will include a brand new boat, ...

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