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

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Drugs in Ketchikan

Ketchikan Police Chief Alan Bengaard and Detective Mike Purcell speak about illegal drugs in Ketchikan and the unknowns regarding legalization of marijuana. DrugProbs

New extended-stay hotel coming to Ketchikan

My Place Hotel
A new hotel chain is coming to Ketchikan, with construction expected to start – and finish – this year. And it’s not just Alaska’s First City; the franchise is expanding into Anchorage and Fairbanks, as well. more