A 20-year-old Ketchikan man faces charges of sexual abuse of a minor after allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl.
The Ketchikan Borough Assembly last week agreed to move toward contracting the shelter portion of its Animal Protection Department to a private business or organization, while retaining animal code enforcement powers.
Heather Muench of the Ketchikan Humane Society offers tips on solving cat behavior problems.
A 26-year-old Metlakatla woman who fell out of her canoe Sunday afternoon, swam to the shore of Pennock Island and quickly was picked up and taken home by the U.S. Coast Guard.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly kicked off its two-day planning session Friday, providing financial direction to borough management in advance of the Fiscal Year 2016 budget process.
ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A former Ketchikan teacher who wrote 13 books and more than 100 articles, many about the history of Southeast Alaska, has died. Patricia Roppel of Wrangell was 76.
LeAnn Edmondson of Ketchikan speaks about her novel, "Aftermath: A Story of Survival, " and her interest in self-sufficiency.
The Ketchikan City Council backtracked Thursday on a move toward metered rates for fish processing plants, approved a 100-percent design contract for an adjustment to the new water treatment plant; and approved a 5-percent budget cut to almost all city departments.
The rules are few and first prize is $10,000. It’s the Race to Alaska, a 750-mile marine sprint from Washington’s north coast to southern Southeast Alaska.
The Borough Assembly’s two-day meeting will cover a variety of topics, but they all pretty much boil down to the same thing: Money.