Author Archives: Megan Petersen
A Washington man died yesterday after a logging accident north of Ketchikan.
The Ketchikan School Board meets in regular session Wednesday night, and among the items in the superintendent’s report is the news that Ketchikan schools scored higher than previous years on the Alaska School Performance Index.
Competition for Ketchikan City Council seats heated up last week as two more candidates filed for election, and a seasoned assembly member puts in his name for a fourth term.
Heavy rain over the weekend led to a boil-water notice on Sunday for residents of Klawock. The Prince of Wales Island community was able to get its water disinfection back to acceptable levels, though, and the notice was canceled Monday morning.
Ketchikan Police shot and killed a black bear at the 200 block of Carlanna Lake Road Friday morning.