Ketchikan Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. UAS Ketchikan ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 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. more Ketchikan's Pat Wise Animal Shelter has been going through some slow but steady changes for about six months.

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  16. Ketchikan animal shelter renovation nearing endRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    An animal shelter employee takes a cat to an exam room in the upstairs cat area of the shelter, which is undergoing interior renovations. Ketchikan's Pat Wise Animal Shelter has been going through some slow but steady changes for about six months.

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  17. City of Ketchikan objects to DOT traffic designRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Ketchikan city officials have some concerns about the state Department of Transportation's plans for reconfiguring traffic lanes on Front, Mill and Stedman streets. It was the main topic of Tuesday's special noon City Council meeting.

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  18. Compassionate Friends helps grieving familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Karen Pitcher and Ann Lucas speak about Compassionate Friends of Ketchikan, a support group for families that have lost children.

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  19. Library ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    After hearing some concerns about awarding a contract to a non-local company for the borough's debt collection, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly voted Monday to reject a contract with Professional Credit Services of Vancouver, Washington. more Ketchikan's Women in Safe Homes is no longer on probation.

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  20. Assembly rejects Outside contract for collectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    After hearing some concerns about awarding a contract to a non-local company for the borough's debt collection, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly voted Monday to reject a contract with Professional Credit Services of Vancouver, Washington. Four companies bid on the five-year contract.

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