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Assembly approves contract with law firm

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly approved a contract with K&L Gates law firm Monday night.  The firm will look at the merit of challenging the state for education funding. Assembly member Mike Painter gives a meeting update.  Assembly110513

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