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  1. Borough finalizes sale of MV SusitnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KTNA

    ... The borough did not pay for the vessel directly, but has had to shoulder maintenance costs for its storage in Ward Cove. Even with monthly maintenance no longer a factor, and assuming that Lloyd's of London, the borough's insurer for the ship, pays ...

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  2. Alaska borough finally offloads 'free' ferry with $12 million price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... grants, dock fees, insurance and other services associated with the years it spent berthed and unused at a Ward Cove dock. A heavy rainstorm damaged the ferry's engines in February 2015, triggering $3 million in repairs that just wrapped up with ...

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  3. Mat-Su finally offloads - free' ferry with $12 million price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... grants, dock fees, insurance and other services associated with the years it spent berthed and unused at a Ward Cove dock. A heavy rainstorm damaged the ferry's engines in February 2015, triggering $3 million in repairs that just wrapped up with ...

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  4. AK: Mat-Su Ferry Passes Sea Trial, Readies for Philippine JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Mass Transit

    ... and the ferry never made it to Southcentral Alaska. The vessel has instead been moored since 2011 at a dock in Ward Cove near the Ketchikan shipyard where it was built, costing the borough more than $2 million. The ferry's engines were damaged by ...

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  5. Mat-Su ferry passes sea trial, readies for Philippine journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and the ferry never made it to Southcentral Alaska. The vessel has instead been moored since 2011 at a dock in Ward Cove near the Ketchikan shipyard where it was built, costing the borough more than $2 million. The transition doesn't end the ...

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  6. Three charged with felony drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... check at the request of the state probation office on a 53-year-old man on felony probation. Officers went to the Ward Cove area where they found the man, along with a 58-year-old man, also on probation, and a 55-year-old man who was on ...

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  7. Borough considers logging on Gravina propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... selective cut primarily targeting red cedar, some larger spruce. It'll fly to a barge, the barge will come to Ward Cove, offload it and processed there." He said the university harvest will begin this week or next. If the borough's interested, it ...

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  8. Two challenge Ortiz for state House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... none face challenges in the Aug. 16 primaries. Ketchikan City Councilman Bob Sivertsen filed to run in December. Ward Cove's Kenneth Shaw filed this week as a Constitution Party candidate. Ketchikan's state senator, Sitka Republican Bert Stedman, ...

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  9. Walkway to Ketchikan dock lost in 2015 storm recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A covered metal walkway leading to a dock in Ketchikan that disappeared during a storm last year has been recovered almost one year to the day after it went missing. The Ketchikan Daily News reports that a boat towed the raised walkway back to Ward Cove Wednesday after resident Steve Shrum located it using an underwater camera.

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  10. Walkway to Ketchikan dock lost in 2015 storm recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... at the time. The Alaskan Salvor, a boat owned by Alaska Commercial Divers Inc., towed the raised walkway back to Ward Cove Wednesday after resident Steve Shrum located it using an underwater camera, The Ketchikan Daily News reported ( ...

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  11. First City Players ReportRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A tree took out power lines in Ketchikan's Ward Cove area Tuesday morning, affecting power throughout Ketchikan and the Southeast Alaska Power Agency system. more Kate Helfrich, JoBeth Shimek and Jennifer Bergen are the newest nurses to join the Ketchikan Public Health Center.

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  12. Tree takes out SEAPA & KPU power linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A tree took out power lines in Ketchikan's Ward Cove area Tuesday morning, affecting power throughout Ketchikan and the Southeast Alaska Power Agency system. KPU Electric Division Manager Andy Donato said the tree came down just a few minutes before 7 a.m., and wiped out three spans of power lines.

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  13. Cost of fixing never-used Mat-Su ferry triples to $3MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the Red Cross takes ownership. That was supposed to happen by March 31. The borough planned to do the repairs at Ward Cove, where the former U.S. Navy prototype has idled since 2011. But a New York engineer hired by the company insuring the ferry, ...

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  14. A Photographer Who Tracked Displacement, from Soviet Gulags to Ethiopia's Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Hyperallergic

    ... (photo by the author for Hyperallergic) Ruth Gruber, "Students waiting on a US Indian Service school bus, Ward Cove, Alaska Territory" (1941-43) (A Ruth Gruber) With the war in Europe, Gruber's focus would shift to the plight of conflict ...

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  15. AARP awards annual Christmas lights prizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... Second place, and $75, was awarded to Russell and Jennifer Cockrum, located on North Tongass Highway just south of Ward Cove. The third-place prize of $50 went to Dena Minicucci's home on South Tongass near Rotary Beach. The AARP judges also ...

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  16. Mat-Su Assembly weighs nearly $900K repair for beleaguered ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Arm from Point MacKenzie to Anchorage, foundered on short money and political will. It's been moored since 2011 in Ward Cove near the Ketchikan shipyard where it was built, costing millions in storage and matching grant money.The federal government ...

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  17. The searchRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... in on a hiker's exact location. In Ketchikan, hikers can borrow the beacons through KVRS, the troopers' post in Ward Cove, the Ketchikan Public Library and from the visitor center. Don't assume, just because you are familiar with the area, that you ...

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  18. Mat-Su gets good news in effort to offload ferry SusitnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and the ferry never made it to Southcentral Alaska. The vessel has instead been moored since 2011 at a dock in Ward Cove near the Ketchikan shipyard where it was built and costing the borough more than $2 million. The borough assembly in early ... 1 comment

  19. Best for allRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2015 | Ketchikan Daily News

    The concept of Ward Cove City has been set aside, and, on an island of 13,000 people, that makes perfect numerical sense.

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  20. Group ends effort to create City of Ward CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Boundary Commission, would be available if anyone in the future wants to revisit the idea of creating a City of Ward Cove. "If the time was right and someone said maybe we should look at this, we can say, 'we looked at this a couple of years ago,'" ...

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