The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly meets Monday, and will consider a Forest Park annexation ballot proposition, a prioritized list of projects for state capital funding, and reorganizing its regular meeting agenda to place public comment later than it is currently.
A dead sea lion that washed up on the beach at Refuge Cove was dissected Thursday in hopes of finding out what caused the death. The necropsy took several hours, and attracted many observers. But it didn’t provide any clear answers.
The newly formed Tongass Advisory Committee will have its first meeting next week in Ketchikan.
Alaska State Troopers in Ketchikan are investigating the theft of jewelry from a vehicle.
Three children adrift in a small skiff are safe following a rescue off Saxman’s harbor Monday.
A 30-year-old Ketchikan man who was charged in mid-June with felony assault, terrorist threatening, weapons misconduct and violating his conditions of release pleaded guilty Tuesday to the assault and weapons charges.
The Ketchikan City Council agreed during a special meeting last week to place a couple of $5 million bond packages on the October ballot, to pay for water and sewer pipe replacement projects.
Daycare in the region has always been problematic, but it’s hit a breaking point.
Starting now, sections of state highways throughout Southeast Alaska will require drivers to turn their headlights on at all times, even during the day.
The Ketchikan City Council has scheduled a special budget work session for Thursday night, and also will consider resolutions to place bond propositions on the Oct. 7 municipal ballot.