Local News

Local man charged with selling marijuana

A 50-year-old Ketchikan man faces felony charges after he allegedly sold 60 grams of marijuana to a police informant earlier this year.

Steven Rodriguez is charged with two counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree, a C felony.

According to court documents, Rodriguez sold 28 grams, or $600 worth, of marijuana to a confidential informant May 31; and 32 more grams, worth an additional $600, on June 4. Rodriguez also allegedly admitted to police he had sold marijuana to friends in the past.

Rodriguez’ bail was set at $2,500 and his next hearing is Sept. 12.

Recent News

Ketchikan Chamber hires new director

Julie Isom has been named the new executive director of the Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce. Isom accepted the position on Tuesday and will replace outgoing director Chelsea Goucher. more

Ketchikan Community Chorus

Steve Kinney daughter Chandra Oshima preview the Ketchikan  Community Chorus’ winter concert. The concert will be at the Presbyterian Church on December 5th at 7 p.m. and December 6th at 3 p.m. The concert will be in two parts winter and … more