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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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Campers rescued after boat breaks loose overnight

A group of campers was safely picked up by the Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad after they were stranded at the Fish Creek camping area over the weekend. more

Ketchikan nurse contract talks enter mediation

Barbara Lander sent us this shot from Sunday morning's informational picket. She says about 50 people picketed Saturday, 60 showed up on Sunday, and about 30 demonstrated Monday morning.
Ketchikan nurses were picketing over the weekend as contract negotiations with PeaceHealth enter mediation this week. more