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Ketchikan’s Borough Assembly to consider more ways to alleviate housing crisis

The long-stalled Bear Valley Mitigation Bank would take development off the table for some areas designated as wetlands by the Army Corps of Engineers. Borough officials say that would make it cheaper and easier to build homes in other wetland areas more suited for housing -- and maybe make the borough some money.

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Reading the Classics

“Reading the Classics” is hosted by staff of the Ketchikan Public Library and airs on...

Photo of the Day

Theodore Escalante took this scenic photo south of Ketchikan.

Food insecurity in Ketchikan

What is food insecurity and what services are available in Ketchikan?  Bobbie McCreary with the...

Craig Parks and Recreation

Victoria Merritt with the Craig Parks and Recreation report for August 12. 

Arts Council Report

Many helped make last weekend’s Blueberry Arts Festival a success. Kathleen Light and Katy...

First City Players Report

The ArtsCool production of Frozen, Jr. opens this Friday. Hear about the show and meet some of the...

Sitka reports seventh COVID death

Sitka recorded its seventh death of the coronavirus pandemic this week, though the report is several months delayed.  The Alaska Department of Health reported the new casualty in its weekly COVID summary published on Wednesday...

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