Morning Edition Interviews

Assembly nixes Parnell letter

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly voted against mailing a letter drafted by assembly members Glen Thompson and Agnes Moran to Governor Sean Parnell.  The comments earlier this month by Parnell regarding the Borough’s education funding lawsuit, and the proposed response from the Assembly were a hot topic Tuesday night.  Alan Bailey speaks about that and other issues voted on.  Assembly021914

Recent News

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