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Ketchikan celebrates Independence Day

Life-sized sculptures on Dave Rubin’s The Rock appear to be watching the fireworks show late on the Fourth of July.

Those strolling through Ketchikan on Thursday were sure to come across the dizzying array of July 4th celebrations. With a logging competition, a duck race, an art unveiling, fireworks and more, it’s understandable if you didn’t make it to every event. This audio postcard of the festivities in town gives a brief taste of the unique nature of Ketchikan’s July 4th celebrations.

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KTB gears up for Spring Gala

Desiree Roan and Jess Berto of Ketchikan Theatre Ballet discuss their upcoming performance featuring senior dances (and a special matinee with the youngest students). Visiting dancer Oliver Shock shares his experience working with KTB on “Sleeping Beauty.” KTB_Gala

Ketchikan Superintendent Boyle finalist for state job

Ketchikan School District Superintendent Robert Boyle speaks Wednesday during the regular Chamber of Commerce lunch.
Ketchikan’s School Superintendent Robert Boyle is one of four finalists for the job of Alaska Department of Education and Early Development commissioner. more