Morning Edition Interviews

Council approves tax holiday

The Ketchikan City Council on Thursday voted in favor of a tax holiday on October 19th, approved replacing the Thundering Wings totem, and received updates on a variety of construction projects.  Council member Dick Coose gives details.  City100413

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The Ted Ferry Civic Center is owned and operated by the City of Ketchikan.
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Tongass Advisory Committee has doubts

The Tongass Advisory Committee kicked off a three-day meeting in Ketchikan on Wednesday.
At the start of a three-day meeting in Ketchikan, TAC members said they were confident their recommendations could lead to success, but they weren't confident that the Forest Service will take those recommendations to heart. more