Ketchikan Newswire (Page 8)

Ketchikan Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ketchikan, AK. (Page 8)

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  1. 3-man catamaran finishes first in Race to Alaska - Sat, 02 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    A three-man team on a catamaran has finished first in the motorless Race to Alaska, beating last year's winning time by more than a day. The Ketchikan Daily News reported that captain Randy Miller and crew members Ian Andrews and Colin Dunphy of team MAD Dog Racing KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A three-man team on a catamaran has finished first in the motorless Race to Alaska, beating last year's winning time by more than a day.

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  2. Raven totem pole carved as way to heal history, undo the silenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In a Wednesday, June 22, 2016 photo,Elijah Marks, left, Fred Fulmer, center, and Sam Sheakley work off a design by master carver Nathan Jackson of Ketchikan on a 25-foot Raven pole at Harborview Elementary School in Juneau, Alaska.

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  3. Jungle Kitty takes second-place steak knivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... run to Victoria, B.C. Teams that chose to continue restarted from Victoria at noon on Sunday. Two teams have Ketchikan residents on board. Team Salish Express, with local Mack Dahl joining forces with a Port Townsend crew, has passed the checkpoint ...

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  4. Three arrested on felony drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Ketchikan Police reported Friday that officers served a search warrant at the hotel room and contacted a 39-year-old man, a 24-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman.

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  5. Cruise ships return to Ketchikan dock damaged in June collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Substantial repair work for Berth 3 at the port of Ketchikan was finished Tuesday afternoon - almost one week ahead of schedule - and the facility was able to receive cruise ships on Wednesday. The Celebrity Infinity, being docked just before 2 p.m. June 3, scraped along part of the berth, damaging breasting dolphins and catwalks and puncturing the ship's hull above the water line.

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  6. Assembly to consider pot tax, off-leash beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    An ordinance that would establish a 5-percent sales tax on retail marijuana sold within the Ketchikan Gateway Borough is up for consideration by the Borough Assembly on Tuesday. The marijuana sales tax would be in addition to the borough's regular sales tax of 2.5 percent.

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  7. Sealaska critic Mick Beasley elected to board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | APRN

    One of Sealaska's most vocal critics is now a member of the Southeast regional Native corporation's board of directors. Shareholders chose Michael Beasley, also known as Mick, as one of four winning candidates, according to results announced at Sealaska's annual meeting Saturday in Ketchikan.

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  8. Race to Alaska starts second leg as main event kicks off from VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The second leg of a grueling water race to Ketchikan, Alaska, is now underway. The 38 teams still competing in the second-annual Race to Alaska started the race Le-Mans style at noon in Victoria, B.C., on Sunday, with racers having to run down the dock to their boats before leaving the harbor.

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  9. Trial set for Skagway fake Alaska Native art caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Southeast Alaska store owners. They include Northstar Gifts and Diamond Island in Juneau and Alaskan Heritage in Ketchikan. Both of the Juneau shopkeepers charged pleaded guilty. The owner of Northstar Gifts, Norma Carandang agreed to serve five ...

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  10. Ketchikan hospital celebrates new expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Hospital Foundation Director and Surgery Manager Kimm Schwartz talk about the new, much-larger operating rooms in the PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center addition. Ketchikan's community hospital just grew by about 70,000 square feet.

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  11. Sealaska critic Mick Beasley elected to board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Mick, as one of four winning candidates, according to results announced at Sealaska's annual meeting Saturday in Ketchikan. He came in behind three incumbents, each of who ran as the board slate. They are Inside Passage Electric Cooperative CEO Jodi ...

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  12. NTSBA wrapping up plane crash investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An investigation into a floatplane crash that killed 8 sightseers and the pilot about a year ago is nearly finished. National Transportation Safety Board Alaska Chief Clint Johnson told the Ketchikan Daily News that officials are compiling information before releasing a final report.

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  13. Alaskans aim for Rio at track and field Olympic TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... shot putter Jordan Clarke; former Soldotna High discus thrower Paige Blackburn; and steeplechaser Isaac Updike of Ketchikan. Soldotna distance runner Allie Ostrander, who sat out her freshman outdoor track season at Boise State with injury, has ...

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  14. Racers prep for today's start of second leg of journey to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Spike Kane of Seattle, Zachary Tapec of Hawaii and Bruno Hansen of South Africa, from left, the three wheelchair-using crew members of Aluna , a 27-foot Corsair trimaran, listen as Thomas Nielsen of Seattle gives advice on a possible route they could take from Victoria to Ketchikan, Alaska, a distance of 750 miles from Port Townsend, where the race started Thursday. The crew have never sailed together before and were prepping for Sunday's restart from Victoria's Inner Harbour.

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  15. Ketchikan swimmer traverses Wrangell NarrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Not too many people like to go for a swim in the chilling open waters of Southeast Alaska. But, Ketchikan's Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.

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  16. Race to Alaska kicks off in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... stage in a timely fashion and without help to proceed to the re-start at noon on Sunday for the onward race to Ketchikan. Any size boat with any size crew can compete as long as it has no motor and can get to Ketchikan without support. Entries range ...

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  17. Contestants hit the water in Port Townsend for Race to Alaska's first leg - Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Maritime Center of Port Townsend. Those who arrive by 5 p.m. today will proceed on the remaining 710 miles to Ketchikan, Alaska. "It's been really smooth," said race boss Daniel Evans. "The weather was good, and there were no mechanical failures." ...

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  18. Teams take off from Victoria for non-powered race to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    After a short hop from Port Townsend to Victoria, British Columbia, 55 teams are on their way to Ketchikan, Alaska as part of the second Race to Alaska. The Peninsula Daily News reports that 58 teams left Port Townsend on Thursday morning in the qualifying leg of the race.

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  19. Teams take off from Victoria for non-powered race to Alaska - Fri, 24 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    After a short hop from Port Townsend to Victoria, British Columbia, 55 teams are on their way to Ketchikan, Alaska as part of the second Race to Alaska. PORT TOWNSEND, Wash.

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

    Jun 24, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Conservator Andrew Todd is in Ketchikan this week to assess the condition of the Chief Johnson Totem Pole. Todd was brought up after the beak of the raven figure fell off in early April.

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