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.
According to the Alaska State Troopers online dispatch, a report came in at about 6 a.m. Saturday that a light pole near the intersection of the highway and D-1 Loop had been damaged.
The Ketchikan City Council on Thursday approved a marijuana cultivation permit application contingent upon satisfactory review by the City Fire Marshall.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development awarded a $60,000 grant to the City of Saxman Thursday. USDA-RD has also awarded a $26,250 grant to the City of Kasaan.
Ketchikan’s original musical melodrama “The Fish Pirate’s Daughter” turns 50 this year, and there was a big celebration, reunion of the original cast members and a special performance.
Ketchikan residents have been watching the Race to Alaska with great interest again this year, especially the teams with local sailors on board.
A marijuana cultivation permit application is in front of the Ketchikan City Council on Thursday.