Ketchikan Newswire (Page 2)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ketchikan, AK. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 47 for "u:adn.com" in Ketchikan, AK

  1. 2012 Ketchikan murder conviction thrown out because of prosecutor's statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Court of Appeals has overturned the conviction of a man found guilty of second-degree murder for a 2011 killing in Ketchikan because the state prosecutor made improper arguments to the jury. Devin Rossiter fatally stabbed Nick Stachelrodt in a Ketchikan trailer park when Stachelrodt confronted him about rifling through a car for cigarettes, according to an opinion issued by the appeals court Friday .

    Comment?

  2. Detesting yet loving SkagwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Broadway Street in Skagway is full of visitors, many of them from the cruise ship Coral Princess, in August 2015. Broadway Street in Skagway is full of visitors, many of them from the cruise ship Coral Princess, in August 2015.

    Comment?

  3. Is - Alaskan Bush People' leaving Alaska for good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Since airing in 2014, "Alaskan Bush People" has been surrounded by controversy. First, there was the intrigue of why a family of nine were still living together and speaking in strange accents.

    Comment?

  4. Ketchikan will vote on whether to ban Uber, other ride sharing companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Ketchikan City Council members on Thursday decided to let the public vote on an ordinance that would prohibit transportation network companies - Uber and Lyft are the two largest - from operating within city limits. That ordinance will go on the Oct. 3 ballot.

    Comment?

  5. Like a conveyor belt of salmon: A Southeast fishing run to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The chum salmon were iridescent fish - some dark, some bright, some hook-billed, the females rounder and more fluid. July 2017.

    Comment?

  6. NOAA investigating death of humpback whale in KetchikanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A dead humpback whale was brought into the port of Ketchikan on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. A dead humpback whale was brought into the port of Ketchikan on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

    Comment?

  7. The Westpark subdivision in Anchorage, photographed on May 6, 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Paying the rent each month in Juneau has become slightly easier since 2000, but in Fairbanks, it's gotten tougher to manage. A new report from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development shows how average monthly incomes compare to average rents around the state.

    Comment?

  8. The 1964 fight between the Alaska Supreme Court and the bar association led to a show of force.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The director of the court system, accompanied by a state policeman, walked into the First National Bank of Anchorage on a July morning 53 years ago with a simple task in mind - collect a check for $6,000 and open a trust account. Tom Stewart , a distinguished leader who had helped organize the Alaska Constitutional Convention and had done time as a territorial and state legislator, would later serve as a superior court judge in Juneau.

    Comment?

  9. Washington man charged with murder in Ketchikan doctor's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Washington state man is facing murder charges in the death of a Ketchikan doctor whom he called a "close friend," according to court records. A Ketchikan grand jury on Friday indicted 32-year-old Jordan Joplin for the murder of Dr. Eric Garcia, whose body was found on March 27 in his home, said a statement from the Ketchikan District Attorney's office.

    Comment?

  10. Matt Brown is carried in a stretcher after apparently suffering a head injury on an episode ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Matt Brown juggles in an attempt to impress a lady drinking coffee on an episode of "Alaskan Bush People." Matt Brown juggles in an attempt to impress a lady drinking coffee on an episode of "Alaskan Bush People."

    Comment?

  11. Standing room only: 750 miles on a paddleboard to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Karl Kruger greets photographers on the media boat during his two-week cruise from Port Townsend, Wash., to Ketchikan in the Race to Alaska. Karl Kruger greets photographers on the media boat during his two-week cruise from Port Townsend, Wash., to Ketchikan in the Race to Alaska.

    Comment?

  12. Recall those denied their share of the FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Territorial Gov. Ernest Gruening signs the territory's anti-discrimination bill that outlawed segregation of Alaska Natives on Feb. 16, 1945. Joining him , from left, were Nome Sen. O.D. Cochran, rights activist Elizabeth Peratrovich, representing the Alaska Native Sisterhood, Rep. Edward Anderson of Nome, Sen. N.R. Walker of Ketchikan and Roy Peratrovich, Elizabeth's husband, who represented the Alaska Native Brotherhood.

    Comment?

  13. Canadian driver dies when truck crashes into river near HyderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Canadian man died Tuesday when his truck rolled down an embankment into a river near the Southeast Alaska border town of Hyder, Alaska State Troopers said. Ketchikan-based troopers were first informed of the wreck involving Garland Stevens, 40, of Stewart, British Columbia - across the Canadian border from Hyder - at about 11 a.m. Tuesday.

    Comment?

  14. 7 swim ashore after floatplane crashes on takeoff near KetchikanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A floatplane carrying tourists crashed on takeoff Sunday from a lake in Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan, but the seven people on board escaped serious injury. Alaska State Troopers said the crash of the de Havilland Beaver on Big Goat Lake, about 25 miles east of Ketchikan, was reported just before 2:30 p.m. Clint Johnson, the National Transportation Safety Board's Alaska chief, said the Beaver was on a route for Alaska Seaplane Tours, carrying cruise-ship passengers on a shore excursion during a stop in Ketchikan.

    Comment?

  15. Uber and Lyft are arriving in Alaska. Here's what you need to know.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker on Thursday signed House Bill 132 , which will let these so-called "transportation network companies" start operating in Alaska. Passengers riding with Uber and Lyft use smartphone apps to hail a ride from drivers who use their own cars, instead of taxis, to drive people from point A to point B. Uber and Lyft have been recruiting drivers in preparation to begin operations.

    Comment?

  16. The M/V Taku.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Calling all scrapyards, South American archipelagos and tech billionaires: Alaska still needs a buyer for a 300-foot, half-century-old ferry. The state Department of Transportation has now tried and failed twice to offload the Motor Vessel Taku, with its most recent effort a sealed-bid sale with a $700,000 minimum that drew no offers before a May 31 deadline. 1 comment

  17. Three commercial fishing boats burn in Southeast Alaska marina fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating a fire that burned three commercial fishing boats at a Southeast Alaska marina early Sunday morning. Fire was reported aboard the 57-foot Seaborn, 56-foot Pacific Lady and 49-foot Julia Kae at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, the Coast Guard said in a statement.

    Comment?

  18. Fisheries managers jittery as budget negotiations drag onRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska salmon managers are hoping for the best and planning for the worst as lawmakers extend into a third special session to try to agree on a state budget. The haggling, which could last up to 30 days, means pink slips could go out to all state workers in less than two weeks in advance of job layoffs.

    Comment?

  19. Rasmuson Foundation announces 2017 Individual Artist Award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sculptor and weaver Gertrude Svarny of Unalaska won The 2017 Distinguished Artist Award, which comes with $40,000, Rasmuson Foundation announced. The Rasmuson Foundation also awarded nine fellowships and 25 project awards to 34 artists, including Anchorage poet Olena Kalytiak Davis, Anchorage musician Hannah Yoter, Chevak carver Earl F. Atchak, and Ketchikan visual artist Carmel Anderson, who recently had a show addressing domestic abuse titled "Unheard Voices, Unheard Wisdom" at the International Gallery of Contemporary Art in Anchorage.

    Comment?

  20. The M/V Taku.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's a sale of epic proportions: The price of the M/V Taku, an Alaska state ferry docked in Ketchikan, has been reduced by more than half. Anyone hoping to own a ferry can now place a sealed bid on it for the low, low price of $700,000.

    Comment?

Ketchikan Job Listings
View or post Ketchikan job listings on Topix.
Ketchikan Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Ketchikan from Topix.
Ketchikan Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Ketchikan on Topix.