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School funding forum

School Board Member Michelle O’Brien and Assembly Member Glen Thompson joined KRBD’s Sean Carlson for a discussion of school district funding Tuesday evening. For those of you who missed the program, here is a recording of the one-hour broadcast.

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POW offers first all-young-growth timber sale

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Prince of Wales is managing its first completely young-growth timber sale as part of a larger initiative to switch from old-growth to young-growth lumber. Meant to ease tensions with environmentalists and the public, it's proving more complex than it seems. more

Council agenda: Contract negotiations, old fire hall

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Three executive sessions are on the Ketchikan City Council's agenda for Thursday, along with a letter from the Arts Council asking the city to offer the old fire hall for sale, to see whether there's any real interest. more