The Assembly will consider a citizen request that the borough adopt the International Fire Code of 2012 for the North and South Tongass fire departments.
Organizers of the 750-mile engineless boat race from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan say they had a huge positive response last summer to what Evans calls their “good bad idea.”
Ketchikan’s largest elementary school has about 350 students. It is also the only school in the district without a designated pick-up and drop-off driveway loop. But, that may change.
About 35 people showed up Tuesday night for an informational open house focusing on the proposed Tongass Land Management Plan amendment to transition from old-growth to young-growth timber harvest.
Saunders McNeill of the Alaska State Council on the Arts speaks about a free workshop for Native artists in Ketchikan January 14th and 15th at the Totem Heritage Center. One can attend the entire workshop or drop in when convenient. … more
Wednesday’s Ketchikan School Board meeting focused on technology and trade.
A 25-year-old Ketchikan man faces felony burglary, theft and drug charges for allegedly breaking into two homes Monday evening.
Construction of a new hotel in Ketchikan was delayed last year, but officials with the My Place chain still plan to build a brand-new extended-stay hotel on Tongass Avenue.
During its Wednesday meeting, the Ketchikan School Board will discuss its fiscal year 2015 complete audit.
The Alaska Marine Highway System released its summer 2016 ferry schedule Tuesday, and as expected, it includes trimmed-down service.