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Council budget review: Ladder trucks and rate hikes

Whether to buy a new ladder truck for the Ketchikan Fire Department was a lengthy discussion topic during Monday’s Ketchikan City Council special budget meeting. The council also talked about rate increases for Ketchikan Public Utilities electric and water customers.

Annual On-Air Auction

The Auction is over, but there are still some remaining goodies that you can bid on today! Click here to take a look, and call, email, or stop by to bid.

Rainbird Rainfall Classic 2017

The Rainbird Rainfall Classic is now closed! Good Luck to everyone who made a prediction, a prognostication, or just a plan ole guess!

Photo of the Day

Lindsey Johnson sent us this photo of a foggy morning at Ward Lake.

Winter birding

Andy Piston talks about birds wintering in the area.

Arts Council Report

Jeff Fitzwater and Cameo McRoberts speak about smART classes, concerts, the Wearable Art Show and...

Museum Report

Anita Maxwell and Marni Rickelmann speak about the Museum Midday program, classes and more....

First City Players Report

Elizabeth Nelson speaks about Jazz and Cabaret workshops, “Sense and Sensibility”...

Sitka Community doctors will deliver babies at SEARHC

Art on the wall outside Sitka Community Hospital’s labor and delivery rooms. The hospital plans to phase out the program by the end of March and use the space for expanding other services. (KCAW file photo) Sitka Community...

Cameron to leave Shee Atiká board, but will remain as CEO

Cameron’s long service with Shee Atiká has been overshadowed in the past year by shareholder discontent over the financial health of the corporation. (Shee Atiká image) Ken Cameron is stepping down from the board of Sitka’s...

Forfeited moose meat goes to schools, service organizations

Petersburg community cold storage manager Marv King, wildlife trooper Cody Litster and Salvation Army major Loni Upshaw prepare two pallets of moose meat for distribution at the cold storage Thursday, December 7, 2017. (Joe...



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