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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Oxidized rock colors a valley where one of Seabridge Gold's KSM Project's open pit mines will be dug. Canadian officials have opened their final comment period before environmental approval. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska)
Canadian environmental officials have given provisional approval to a controversial mine planned for an area northeast of Ketchikan. more

City to consider bonds, discuss 2015 budget

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