A 28-year-old Ketchikan man has been charged with allegedly breaking into an apartment while the resident was out of town, living there, and stealing multiple items, including two firearms.
After seating a jury Monday, the trial of a man accused of helping his brothers run away from their Prince of Wales Island home continued Tuesday in Ketchikan Superior Court.
The suggested tax is $3 per pack of cigarettes, or 75 percent of the wholesale price on other tobacco products. Tobacco substitutes, including e-cigarettes, also would be taxed at a similar rate.
The Alaska chapter of The Nature Conservancy is recognizing Hydaburg's mayor for his efforts to maintain a healthy environment and community on Prince of Wales Island.
A 22-year-old hiker who lost his way during a camping trip south of Craig on Prince of Wales Island was rescued Friday night by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew.
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.
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.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough will vote Monday on reconsideration of a proposed $3-per-pack tobacco tax. The Assembly rejected the proposal during its last meeting in a 3-2 vote, with two members absent.
Alaska State Museum conservators from Juneau came to town to help clean and preserve the pole, and find out what kind of stories might be hidden in the wood.
KRBD welcomes this year's summer news intern, Madelyn Beck! She officially started work on Wednesday, and you probably already heard her voice on the air.