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State wildlife biologist offers safety tips

Bears in southern Southeast Alaska aren’t asleep yet, and it’s officially mating season for area deer. State wildlife biologist Boyd Porter talked with KRBD about wildlife encounters, and safety tips. Here is a portion of that interview:

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Assembly to discuss repairs to pool roof

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meets on Monday, and in addition to a presentation from city officials about the switch to chloramine water disinfection, the Assembly will talk about repairs to the roof over the borough’s new pool. more

Council budgets more for water division, nixes fence

The Ketchikan City Council approved an additional $100,000 for the water division should  additional costs be incurred with the chloramine plant.  The council decided against a fence on the bypass.  Marty West gives a meeting update.  City041814more