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3 apply to fill vacant Ketchikan City Council seat

KETCHIKAN - Three people have applied to fill a seat recently vacated on the Ketchikan City Council.The Ketchikan Daily News says the three candidates - Dick Coose, Jacquie Meck and Mickey Robbins - also were candidates...
Downtown bridge fishing raises concerns

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan city leaders have been asked to come up with ideas to address concerns...from the Stedman Street Bridge.Residents who testified before the Ketchikan City Council on Thursday generally agreed that fishing should continue...
Call for Ketchikan councilman to step down

KETCHIKAN - There are calls for a new member of the Ketchikan City Council to step down after other members learned he was fired and had his teaching certificate revoked in Washington state after...
Ketchikan city officials warn that old hospital building is nearing collapse

KETCHIKAN - City officials are warning that the old hospital building in Ketchikan is deteriorating and likely will collapse, perhaps as early...
Ketchikan: City picks bone with dog-powered tours

...might be common in some parts of Alaska, it isn't in Ketchikan - and it could become illegal. In a memo to the Ketchikan City Council, City Manager Karl Amylon cited a concern with the flow of vehicle and pedestrian traffic and the concern...
Ketchikan assembly endorses ferry option

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan city and borough leaders are supporting increased ferry service between...terminals. It is the same alternative earlier supported by the Ketchikan City Council, which cited concerns with how the proposed bridges would...
Ketchikan to decide on $95,000 rain gauge

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan City Council will consider spending nearly $95,000 Thursday to purchase a decorative rain gauge from two Dutch artists.The Ketchikan...
Ketchikan selects $95K decorative rain gauge

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) - It took the mayor to break a tie vote, but the Ketchikan City Council has approved the selection of a decorative rain gauge that will cost nearly $95,000.The city manager will now draw...
Ketchikan schools losing police officer

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan City Council reaffirmed its decision to end the school resource officer program on Dec. 31. The program places a Ketchikan Police...
Ketchikan considers telecommunications division sale

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan City Council has again voted to put its phone and Internet division up for sale. The action requires voter approval. Voters rejected...


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