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More city street closures for construction

The City of Ketchikan has announced that 4th Avenue from Madison to Jackson streets will be closed on Saturday, Oct 6th, for road construction activity.

In addition, Jackson Street from 4th to 7th Avenue will be closed on Sunday, Oct 7th.

Drivers are asked to use alternate routes.

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Muddy water from the breached Mount Polley Mine tailings pond dam floods a downstream creek and road Monday. (Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre photo)
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