Officials have expressed concern that shipping marijuana off-island for testing would violate federal law, because pot remains illegal at the federal level.
The Ketchikan School Board heard from the Fawn Mountain Elementary School principal during Wednesday’s regular meeting, including discussion of a possible totem pole for the school.
Ketchikan-based Taquan Air has bought out one of its local competitors, Promech Air.
Alaska Rep. Don Young speaks during a special Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce lunch on Friday. (Photo by Leila Kheiry)
Rep. Don Young stopped in Ketchikan on Friday, and spoke during a special Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce lunch. He addressed some … more
The Ketchikan City Council agreed Thursday to move forward with a proposal to provide wheelchair-accessible taxi cabs in Ketchikan, although the details for how that will work have yet to be determined.
The planned Tongass National Forest transition to young-growth timber harvest came up during a Senate subcommittee hearing this week on Capitol Hill.
A Ketchikan day care administrator was recognized last week with a statewide award for his work with young children.
The project includes about 8.5 miles of new road, and reconstruction of about one mile, plus upgrades to existing roadway.
Cable television customers in Craig are without service as of late last week after Craig Cable TV closed up shop.
A boroughwide tobacco tax was approved in a split vote Monday by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly, and will go in front of borough voters this fall for ratification.