The Ketchikan City Council learned Thursday night that the state has officially handed over control of the Regional Youth Facility, which closed this fall.
The Ketchikan School Board celebrated Native American Heritage Month during its Wednesday meeting.
Voter turnout in House District 36 was nearly 46 percent on Tuesday.
With all 10 precincts reporting in just after 11 p.m. Tuesday, Incumbent Rep. Dan Ortiz had a little more than 52 percent of the vote.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly voted Monday to not protest two local marijuana business licenses recently approved by the state Marijuana Control Board, but with some added language in hopes of protecting the borough in case the federal government decides to crack down.
The Ketchikan City Council chose Mark Flora to fill a Council seat left vacant when KJ Harris resigned in September due to health concerns.
Friday was the deadline for interested people to file for a seven-member home-rule charter commission. According to Ketchikan Borough Clerk Kacie Paxton, zero petitions were turned in.
It didn’t matter whether Ruben Duran got the job or not. He was coming to Ketchikan anyway.
Three candidates running for House District 36 had a busy day on Wednesday.
A week before the Nov. 8th election, the newest round of campaign disclosure forms were due Tuesday with the state Division of Elections.
There are a lot of numbers in campaign disclosure reports. A lot. But we’ll … more