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Ketchikan Gateway Borough considers salmon-themed buses

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough is thinking of renaming its bus system to "The Salmon Run" in an effort to increase ridership. Transit supervisor Kyan Reeve...
Building of former Ketchikan Gateway Borough offices sold

KETCHIKAN - The Reid Building, the former offices of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, has sold for $350,000. The Ketchikan Borough Assembly on Monday unanimously voted to sell the building to Coastal Alaska...
Bill will end required education contribution

JUNEAU - A lawsuit filed by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough over Alaska's education funding has prompted...actually some of the state's most prosperous," Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst said to the committee...
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Letter: Gov. Parnell's Ketchikan remarks astounding personal opinions and do not represent the Ketchikan Gateway Borough in any way.I just heard Gov. Sean Parnell's...Parnell and former Gov. Sarah Palin, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough filed a last resort lawsuit to challenge the...
Judge invalidates part of statewide school funding mechanism

...evaluate the decision and any appeal options.The Ketchikan Gateway Borough attorney's office referred questions Monday...R-North Pole, failed to gain traction.The Ketchikan Gateway Borough sued in January, arguing the required local...
Ketchikan assembly rejects meeting prayer proposal

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly has rejected a proposal to begin regular meetings with prayer, following public testimony from both sides of the issue...
New Ketchikan float sees steady use

...Ketchikan.In the end, the construction of a drive-down float was a joint project of the City of Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough and the State of Alaska, each of which provided a portion of the float's approximately $5.17 million price...
Alaska Editorial: Governor slips up on education lawsuit

...the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Take note, Fairbanks. Gov. Sean Parnell doesn't much like it that the Ketchikan Gateway Borough has filed a lawsuit to invalidate the requirement in state law that local governments contribute funds to help...
Questions raised about shellfish-seed producer's finances

...grant funding for a shellfish-seed producer amid questions about OceansAlaska's financial situation.The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly last year approved a $338,000 grant to be split over two years for operational costs and $50...
Lawsuit over school funding heads to court

...compares it to other programs requiring local matches for state dollars.Arguments are scheduled for June 2. The Ketchikan Gateway Borough sued in January, arguing a required local contribution for schools is unconstitutional. The borough claims...


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