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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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Council hears about Berth 4 float damage

Busy waterfront
The Ketchikan City Council moved quickly through the short list of action items on Thursday’s agenda, and likely would have been done with the meeting in less than 30 minutes, except a new issue was brought to the Council’s attention by several citizens. more

Last R2AK team squeaks in just shy of deadline

The 15th boat finished the Race to Alaska on Thursday, just shy of the July 4th deadline. Team Barefoot Wooden Boats was the last to complete the first-ever 750 mile, engineless trek from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan, Alaska. more