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Department moving away from 'bridge to nowhere'

...people can check their bags and check in for flights and the replacement of an aging, existing ferry.Borough manager Dan Bockhorst said it was his understanding that state transportation commissioner Marc Luiken, who met with local officials Thursday...
KayHi softball season jeopardized by seashell fragments found in Dudley Field

...the contract, which has a Wednesday deadline, as completed.Garrison, who is acting manager while Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst is out of town, said the borough is negotiating a stand-still agreement with Ketchikan Ready-Mix.The agreement...
Letter: Gov. Parnell was honest, not threatening

...record straight in regard to Gov. Sean Parnell's comments during his visit to Ketchikan a week ago.Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst, Borough Mayor Dave Kiffer and I met with the governor during that visit. Together, we discussed capital projects...
Alaska Editorial: Gov. didn't threaten districts in organized boroughs.None of the 60 legislators introduced a bill to that effect. Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst and four Assembly members didn't agree with that result. Thus, the lawsuit.It remains to be seen at the end of...
Mail sorting raises concerns in Ketchikan

...called a permanent solution - has raised concerns among local officials, including Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst, who wrote to Begich that delays could be even longer in bad weather.Bockhorst said the borough sends out more than...
Questions raised about shellfish-seed producer's finances

...And stuff happens," she said.OceansAlaska has a new board and staff. After a presentation, borough manager Dan Bockhorst asked if the Assembly wanted him to approve invoices for the $20,000 left in this year's grant. Concerns were...
Ketchikan brings school funding issue to Fairbanks

...municipalities - like the Fairbanks North Star and Ketchikan Gateway boroughs - contribute.Ketchikan Borough manager Dan Bockhorst said the state simply doesn't provide adequate funding to cover districts' needs.Bockhorst and Ketchikan Borough...
Bill will end required education contribution

...of the 19 other districts are actually some of the state's most prosperous," Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst said to the committee.Bockhorst said Ketchikan's lawsuit is based on the borough's belief that required local...
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Ketchikan rec center gains users

...creates three uses, said Wendy Miller, borough recreation director. She reports the use number to Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst for his manager's report to the Assembly.By afternoon, the place is abuzz with activity. The children's room...
Ketchikan seeks float house removals

...permission to moor the houses at the pilings."He did contact the borough and permission was denied," Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst told the Ketchikan Daily News ( "Without further contact, he simply moved (the...


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