Ketchikan responders say 1 person dead in house fire

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan authorities say one person has died in a residential fire.The Ketchikan Daily News newspaper said the fire was reported just after 7 a.m. Monday.Fire Chief Abner Hoage says responders arrived to find heavy...
Company plans new tech for mine near Ketchikan

...Byron Mallott.Ucore expects to pay $2.9 million to license the technology, also known as SuperLig, the Ketchikan Daily News reported.The pilot plant will be built in Houston, Texas."This is really significant," McKenzie said in...
Alaska Editorial: YouTube the perfect venue for Murkowski video

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News:Sen. Lisa Murkowski has taken Alaska's economic situation to YouTube; it might be the perfect venue.With all of the young...
Alaska Editorial: Word as bond

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News:That the state of Alaska decided last week to...lawsuit in October, during a debate hosted by the Ketchikan Daily News, Walker the candidate told a Ketchikan crowd that...
Ketchikan school tracks students' 'walk around the world'

...students keeping track of the steps they take each day and reporting the numbers to the school each week, the Ketchikan Daily News reported. The school converts the steps to miles and tracks progress on a large map in the school's foyer...
Retiring Ketchikan photographer leads parade

...Instead, Hall Anderson will have a prime seat.The Ketchikan Daily News reports Anderson will be the grand marshal for this year's parade.Anderson will be retiring from the Ketchikan Daily News, where he's been the photographer for nearly...
Alaska Editorial: Pamphlet problems

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News:Is there a better sign that an election is imminent than the arrival to our mailboxes of the papery mass that is the state's...
State, federal regulators ban Ketchikan eulachon fishing

...KETCHIKAN - Alaska fishing regulators say there will be no legal harvest of hooligan around Ketchikan this year.The Ketchikan Daily News reported the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service have closed area waters to the catching...
Ketchikan assembly delays vote on commercial pot ban

...KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly has postponed a vote on a proposed ban on commercial marijuana.The Ketchikan Daily News reported assembly members on Monday voted to take a wait-and-see approach to commercial marijuana until April...
Public show support for commercial pot in Ketchikan

...meeting to give locals an opportunity to express opinions on how marijuana should be regulated on the island, the Ketchikan Daily News reported.None of the people who testified at the meeting Friday explicitly came out against commercial marijuana...


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