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Front Street construction work under way

The City of Ketchikan announced Tuesday morning that Alaska Department of Transportation crews are replacing a casting on Front Street near the south end of the downtown tunnel.

Travel lanes have been narrowed for the work, and flaggers are present.  Drivers are asked to use caution in the area.

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City meets with state DEC over water issues

Ketchikan from the water
City of Ketchikan officials met with state Department of Environmental Conservation representatives about the city’s water supply and water treatment system. City Manager Karl Amylon reported Thursday to the Ketchikan City Council that the meeting was positive. more

Man tries to kayak away from troopers

A local man is in custody today after he allegedly tried to evade Alaska State Troopers by escaping in a kayak. more