A group of campers was safely picked up by the Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad after they were stranded at the Fish Creek camping area over the weekend.
Ketchikan nurses were picketing over the weekend as contract negotiations with PeaceHealth enter mediation this week.
Janet Hanna, nurse and diabetes education coordinator for PeaceHealth in Ketchikan provides information about the disease and answers callers’ questions. DiabetesEd… more
The U.S. Forest Service has scheduled three public meetings in Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan to update the public on the proposed Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment.
More scientists have joined a campaign to stop old-growth logging in Southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest.
A Ketchikan man has been missing for nearly a month, with no evidence that he left the island.
Roxanne Abajian was recognized as a BP Teacher of Excellence in 2013 for her work at Fawn Mountain Elementary in Ketchikan. Anyone can nominate a teacher by visiting www.bpteachers.com. The deadline is January 30. Winners receive $500 and a … more
This week, Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young announced their nominations of Alaska high school seniors to various U.S. military service academies.
The pedestrian bridge leading to Creek Street was closed because of flooding at high tide Tuesday.
Buckets of rain blew into Ketchikan Tuesday and Wednesday, leading to power outages, overflowing creeks, flooded streets and evacuations.
The National Weather Service … more
Doctor Gary Schoenrock is now visiting Ketchikan monthly. He speaks about his 37 years as a urologist and how technology and treatment have changed over the years. Schoenrock… more