Ketchikan Newswire (Page 11)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 11)

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

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  1. PeaceHealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Dr. Peter Rice introduces new PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center women's health doctor Nicole Morin, who is originally from Hawaii and is an avid soccer player.

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  2. Assembly amends OceansAlaska loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly covered a lot of ground Monday. Members voted against reconsidering an earlier vote to reject a contract with a Down South collections agency; extended a loan agreement with OceansAlaska; introduced a change to the borough's ethics code; and honored retiring Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst.

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

    Dec 16, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly on Monday will vote on a motion to reconsider its rejection of a contract with Professional Credit Services to collect debt owed to the borough.

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  4. Assembly to vote again on collections contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly on Monday will vote on a motion submitted by Assembly Member Mike Painter to reconsider its rejection of a contract with Professional Credit Services to collect debt owed to the borough. The contract was voted down during the last Assembly meeting after concerns were raised about the commission rate, how the different bidders had been scored, and whether to award the contract to an Outside firm.

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  5. Council OKs budgets after rejecting two rate hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan City Council voted down two rate increases Thursday before adopting the 2017 City of Ketchikan and Ketchikan Public Utilities budgets. During consideration of the city budget, the Council voted on a proposed 6-percent residential wastewater rate increase.

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  6. Record-breaking 2017 cruise visitor projectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Crystal Serenity was the first large cruise ship of the 2016 season to stop in Ketchikan. The City of Ketchikan's Port and Harbors Department has released the draft 2017 cruise ship calendar, along with a projection for a record number of cruise visitors next year.

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  7. Ketchikan police chief to retire in late JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Bengaard has been with the Ketchikan Police Department for more than 28 years, and was appointed chief in December of 2011, according to information from the city. In a memo to the Ketchikan City Council, City Manager Karl Amylon writes that Bengaard's departure is a significant loss to the city.

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  8. Houghtaling site work moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    In a 4-1 vote, the Ketchikan School Board agreed Wednesday to move forward with plans to renovate areas around Houghtaling Elementary School with the goal of improving student safety. Board Member Glenn Brown said the design work should provide options for school district and Ketchikan Gateway Borough officials to consider.

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  9. Museum renovation on track for spring openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Anita Maxwell and Tim Whiteley walk through the Tongass Historical Museum's main floor, which is under renovation. Anyone who has driven through Ketchikan's downtown recently probably has noticed construction activity at the city-owned Centennial Building - home to the Tongass Historical Museum.

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  10. City, KPU budgets up for Council adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan City Council will consider action on the 2017 City of Ketchikan and Ketchikan Public Utilities budgets during its regular meeting Thursday. The Council must approve both budgets by the end of the year, and with no more meetings planned this month, it's likely Council members will finalize both budgets Thursday.

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  11. Stoney Moose banking on approval of pot loungesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Mark Woodward points to what will be the main entrance to The Stoney Moose, a planned cannabis lounge on Stedman Street. Last week, the state Marijuana Control Board approved two retail marijuana licenses within Ketchikan city limits.

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  12. Report: Improvements needed for Kayhi activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    An investigation into Ketchikan High School's activities program shows no violations of federal Title IX regulations. But the report does indicate that written policies have not been reviewed and implemented by administrators, and that activities are "significantly underfunded," and to some degree mismanaged.

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  13. Monday fire damages home on DeermountRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    There were no injuries from a house fire on Deermount Street Monday morning, caused by a resident trying to thaw some frozen pipes. Ketchikan Fire Marshall Chris Grooms said the fire at 331 Deermount was called in at about 9 a.m. Monday.

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  14. Body of overdue hunter foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    At approximately 9:45 Saturday night, 30-year-old John Wallace was reported overdue from a hunting trip. The US Coast Guard launched a search shortly after receiving the report.

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  15. Minor injuries after single-vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Two people suffered minor injuries Saturday when the Chevy Blazer they were traveling in skidded on ice on South Tongass Highway and ended up in a creek on the other side of the road. called in at about 7:30 p.m. An 18-year-old man was driving the vehicle southbound when it hit some ice on the road.

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  16. Ketchikan veteran joins Standing Rock protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Willard Jackson is seen as busloads of veterans arrive at Standing Rock on Sunday, Dec. 4. This past week, thousands of Standing Rock demonstrators left the main camp in opposition against the Dakota Access Pipeline, Oceti Sakowin, but hundreds have vowed to stay. Willard Jackson Sr. of Ketchikan, was there when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it had denied a key easement for completion of the pipeline.

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  17. UAS Chancellor disusses issues and opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Richard Caulfield was in Ketchikan this week, visiting with staff, faculty and students. Caulfield and UAS Ketchikan Campus Director Priscilla Schulte spoke about financial issues facing the university system, and opportunities for the Ketchikan campus.

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

    Dec 9, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Clarissa Hubbard and Kay Fazakerly discuss their roles in this year's production of The Nutcracker, and their experiences at Ketchikan Theatre Ballet.

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  19. Senior dancers discuss "The Nutcracker"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Clarissa Hubbard and Kay Fazakerly discuss their roles in this year's production of The Nutcracker, and their experiences at Ketchikan Theatre Ballet.

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  20. Friday Night Insights to start on Jan. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Southeast Alaska Discovery Center will start its wintertime Friday Night Insight programming on Jan 6th, kicking off the season with a "Musical Science Hour" presented by Ray Troll and the Ratfish Wranglers. The weekly Friday Night Insight programs start at 6 p.m. in the center's theater.

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