Alaska Supreme Court to hear school funding lawsuit soon

...Supreme Court this month.Oral arguments in the case are scheduled for Sept. 16 in Anchorage, according to the Ketchikan Daily News.A Ketchikan Superior Court judge last November invalidated the state's requirement that local municipalities...
Southeast pink salmon harvest fails to meet predictions

...fishery wraps up its season.Monday's purse seine opening will likely be the last of the summer, according to the Ketchikan Daily News.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Ketchikan area management biologist Scott Walker said pink salmon catches...
Race to Alaska will return next summer

...miles from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan for a $10,000 prize first-place prize, reported the Ketchikan Daily News.The Northwest Maritime Center sponsored the first race and has announced that it will hold another one on June...
State limits wolf harvest

...and its adjacent islands, the state wolf hunting season will run for just 10 days, if at all, according to The Ketchikan Daily News. If all nine wolves are killed during subsistence hunting and trapping seasons, which begin in September and...
Alaska Editorial: Fighting the fires

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News: Fire season is bad enough in Alaska and the West that Washington, D.C., must act when it comes to forest management.Alaska...
Ketchikan Police Department to use body cameras

...Dossett said the department has been talking about implementing body cameras for more than a year, according to the Ketchikan Daily News."What we're looking at doing is, basically, outfitting uniform officers - they're doing day-to-day...
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...take its Roadless Rule challenge to the U.S. Supreme Court, Murkowski said in an Aug. 8 interview with the Ketchikan Daily News.Alaska's senior Republican senator said the July 29 decision from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals - that the...
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Ketchikan man dies from stabbing after altercation

...morning, said there appeared to have been an altercation between two men at the residence. In an email to the Ketchikan Daily News sent Monday afternoon, Dossett said Nathan was a local resident and that a knife was the weapon that had been...
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Alaska Editorial: An important presidential visit

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News: Alaskans will welcome the office of the president to Alaska this month, being good hosts and hoping for an equally pleasant...
Ketchikan man stabbed to death

KETCHIKAN - A 33-year-old Ketchikan man has been stabbed to death.The Ketchikan Daily News reports the investigation into the death of 33-year-old Wayne Nathan continues.Police say Nathan was stabbed with a knife...


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