Local News

Expected telephone outage for AT&T upgrade

Some Ketchikan residents will experience a disruption in their long-distance telephone service Friday night, lasting until early Saturday morning.

According to Ketchikan Public Utilities Telecommunications Division, their customers and those of other providers that use AT&T long distance will not have service from about 11 p.m. Friday until around 7 a.m. Saturday.

The disruption is the result of an AT&T upgrade. It also will affect those using AT&T’s cellular service.

To find out whether you will be affected, contact your phone service provider.

Recent News

Mining prospects favorable for POW

Representatives from the mining industry, regulatory agencies and local businesses touted the economic benefits of mining to Southeast Alaska at a Ketchikan luncheon. more

Music performances planned this week

Roy McPherson speaks about the Jerry Galley Memorial Scholarship Concert and Ketchikan Community Concert Band performances. 23bandmore