Ketchikan’s youngest elected official hopes to become the community’s youngest mayor.
Metlakatla announced the candidates for city council today.
Ketchikan’s newest source of hydroelectric power at Whitman Lake is at least a few weeks away from completion. While most of the work is done, both generators have issues that need to be resolved before Whitman can start adding its 4.6 megawatts to the city-owned Ketchikan Public Utilities electric grid.
Emergency responders, hospital workers and others will participate in an emergency drill Saturday morning at the Ketchikan International Airport. Volunteers are still needed.
A Ketchikan man faces five felony drug possession and distribution charges today after a traffic stop allegedly revealed more than 60 grams of various drugs and $45,000 in cash.
A 39-year-old Ketchikan woman faces charges after a roll-over accident this weekend.