Delores Churchill has been reappointed to the Alaska Native Language Preservation and Advisory Council; and Tomi Marsh was appointed to the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute Board of Directors.
Troopers report that the hunters were not able to find their way back to the road, and didn’t have the equipment needed to spend the night in the forest.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meets Monday,
That doesn’t mean the island communities will send in an application to the state Local Boundary Commission anytime soon – and maybe not ever.
A couple of big wind storms in early November damaged the access ramp at the Naha River trail’s boat dock. The ramp has been removed, and it's unknown when it might be repaired.
Thanksgiving is Thursday, and in honor of the annual holiday, KRBD asked people in various locations to share what they are thankful for.
A Superior Court Judge has ruled in favor of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough in its lawsuit against the State of Alaska over the state’s education funding mandate. The Borough Assembly talked about Friday’s ruling during Monday night’s regular meeting, and Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst calls it a “big win” for Ketchikan.
ANCHORAGE (AP) — A superior court judge has invalidated the state of Alaska’s requirement that local school districts help pay for education, which could leave a cash-strapped state on the hook for more than $220 million in additional funding statewide.… more
Southeast Alaska’s representatives in the state house know their committee assignments following the resolution of several close legislative races in the state’s general election. A newcomer and independent from Ketchikan has decided to caucus with the house minority.
A resolution urging the International Joint Commission to get involved in the issue of transboundary mines will be in front of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly on Monday.