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Two local businesses are finalists for P2P competition

Two local businesses are among a dozen finalists chosen in the annual Path to Prosperity business development competition. They are the Beaver Brothers Trading Co. in Craig, and Ketchikan-based Exiting Eden Tannery.

Local churches to share new Methodist pastor

First United Methodist and Ketchikan Presbyterian churches announced this week that they will be sharing the Methodist Church’s incoming new pastor, Janice Carlton, with the Presbyterian congregation.

Eagle baiting big topic for Ketchikan City Council

Sourdough Tours started feeding eagles at its West End property this summer, to attract the birds for its tours. That prompted complaints from nearby residents, and led the city to look into whether current regulations cover that activity.

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Photo of the Day

Katherine Tatsuda took this photo of a moon snail she found during a super-low tide on July 14th.

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Canadian author recalls time in Italy

Author Robert S. Thompson stopped by the KRBD studios in Ketchikan earlier this month to discuss his book "Florence, Dante and Me."

Arts Council Report

Open mic opportunities, music jams, Fish Pirate’s Daughter…Cameo McRoberts and Jeff...

PeaceHealth Report

ER manager Bev Crum and ER charge nurse Sharity Kelly discuss how the ER responded during a recent...

Rasmuson Foundation awards $330,000 to revitalize mill building

The Historic Sitka Sawmill Building today. It houses the Sitka Sound Science Center gift shop as well as a Ludvigs chowder cart during the summer months. (Photo provided by SSSC) The Sitka Sound Science Center is bustling with...



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