Ketchikan Newswire (Page 13)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Appropriators' Move to Free Up Earmarks Shows Wonkiness of Transportation SpendingRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Roll Call

    ... roughly a decade since the dust-up over the Bridge to Nowhere, a $223 million earmark to fund a bridge from Ketchikan, Alaska, to the tiny island of Gravina. That project was named in 2005, but Congress later stripped the earmark in clear ...

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  2. Contracted, or in-kind, services debate continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The ongoing and complicated issue of contracted services to the Ketchikan School District came up again during Monday night's Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meeting. During public comment, Bob Weinstein expressed concern that the borough's method of accounting for those services may not be legal, and even if legal, don't appear to be fair.

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  3. Ketchikan recognized as a Coast Guard CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Commander Jack Jackson, Council Member Bob Sivertsen, Mayor Dave Landis and Admiral Daniel Abel officially mark Ketchikan as a Coast Guard City. The clatter of high heels and camera flashes welcomed guests to the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce's Celebration of the Stars.

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  4. Barry Spitza s Running in Marin: Saari expected to be favorite for Dipsea titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... or at Michigan State University. That changed after college when a job search led him to a newspaper position in Ketchikan, Alaska. “It was a lucky break that the one job that came along was in Alaska,” Saari says. “I ...

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  5. Purchasing and propogating seedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A woman crossing the street in a motorized scooter was struck by a vehicle near The Landing Friday afternoon, but police say she appeared to be uninjured. more A 20-year-old Ketchikan man faces three felony charges for allegedly engaging in sex with an elementary-age girl.

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  6. What others say: Will Alaska's Democratic Party sell out?Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... districts. (Only 15 of 40 House members are Democrats, as are five of the 20 Senate members. Rep. Dan Ortiz of Ketchikan is the only independent in the Legislature.) Allowing independent candidates to run on the party ticket could give Democrats an ...

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  7. 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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  8. Family, friends of slain Point Woronzof victims replace blood with loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and Selena Annette Mullenax near the statues on Point Woronzof on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2015. Emil and Rose Mullenax of Ketchikan, parents of Selena, along with her sister Kristin O'Connor participated in the creation of the memorial on the beach. Artist ...

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  9. Ketchikan students explore the world of dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    For the past few months, sixth-graders at Point Higgins Elementary have been learning about earthquakes, tsunamis and flying drones as a part of a tsunami marine debris monitoring program. Point Higgins Elementary has two sixth-grade classes, and they work separately throughout the week.

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  10. Houghtaling robotics team competes virtuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Houghtaling Elementary School's robotics team recently competed in a tournament in Fairbanks, without ever leaving Ketchikan. Dumpster Diving Dolphin coach Sharon Carson says they spent Saturday in co-coach Mark O'Brien's room.

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  11. Local man charged with child sexual assaultRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A 20-year-old Ketchikan man faces three felony charges for allegedly engaging in sex with a 7-year-old girl.

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  12. Woman hit by vehicle in pedestrian crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... scooter was struck by a vehicle near The Landing Friday afternoon, but police say she appeared to be uninjured. Ketchikan Police Department Deputy Chief Josh Dossett said the driver of the vehicle stopped to let a pedestrian cross in the crosswalk ...

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

    Jan 29, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly will consider two measures on Monday that call for adjusting fees for recreation facilities and for wastewater. more 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 earlier this week.

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  14. United B744 near Ketchikan on Jan 27th 2016, engine shut down in flightRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2016 | AVHerald

    A United Boeing 747-400, registration N119UA performing flight UA-888 from San Francisco,CA to Beijing , was enroute at FL360 over the Gulf of Alaska about 200nm west of Ketchikan,AK when the crew decided to turn around and return to San Francisco due to problems with the #3 engine . The aircraft descended to FL350 for the return.

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  15. Boro looks at changes to rec, sewage feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly will consider two measures on Monday that call for adjusting fees for recreation facilities and for wastewater. The first measure on the agenda is an ordinance that would increase wastewater fees for borough residents who are hooked up to the Mountain Point and Forest Park sewer systems.

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  16. Bike and Cruise the Southern Caribbean, Western Caribbean or Alaska - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and July 13th to 20th, 2014. ITINERARY: Seattle,WA, Cruise Inside Passage, Juneau, Skagway, Cruise Glacier Bay, Ketchikan, Victoria,BC, Seattle. SHIP: Norwegian Pearl LEVEL: Moderate/Rolling- One long gradual climb STARTING PRICE: $2034.61 per ...

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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