The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly postponed action Monday on a marijuana sales tax of up to 10 percent, to provide borough staff time to look into a proposal that would tax marijuana based instead on its potency.
Alaska’s cruise industry is on track to hit the magic million-passenger mark this year. But it's attracting a smaller percentage of the worldwide market.
The Canadian Navy landed in Ketchikan Friday. It’s not an invasion, though; the HMCS Whitehorse is in Alaska’s First City on a goodwill visit, and will open the ship for public tours on Sunday.
A boroughwide marijuana sales tax of up to 10 percent, and a rezone request to allow a commercial marijuana cultivation site on Gravina Island are in front of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly on Monday.
A 31-year-old Ketchikan man faces felony drug charges after local police allegedly found methamphetamine and illegal prescription drugs at his home earlier this week.
Team Alula is the most celebrated disqualified team to finish the Race to Alaska.
Verizon officially arrived in Ketchikan on Wednesday.
the National Fire Protection Association reports that about 700 home fires annually are started by pets and other animals, knocking over cooking equipment or candles, for example.
Nominations are open through Friday, July 15th, for the sixth Summer of Heroes state scholarship program.
A traffic stop Friday night on North Tongass Highway led to the discovery of alleged methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.