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Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly to vote on tobacco tax

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly will yet again be voting on a tobacco tax.The Ketchikan Daily News reported the Assembly is set to vote Monday on a...
My Turn: The Alexander Archipelago Wolf

...Loggers Association before publishing and editing the "New Alaskan" from 1965 to 1995. Closely associated with the timber industry, he has served on numerous boards and committees, as well as on the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly.
Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...Several unknowns are ahead for both groups. Hannan said a landmark case by the Alaska Supreme Court between Ketchikan Gateway Borough and the state of Alaska could mean heading back to the drawing board. The law Ketchikan's attorneys are calling...
State proposed regulations would limit Ketchikan marijuana

...second floors of buildings, and you've got day care centers in many places people don't think of," said Ketchikan Gateway Borough planning director Borough Chris French. He's the committee's lead staff member on marijuana issues.Draft...
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...
Alaska Supreme Court to hear school funding lawsuit soon

KETCHIKAN - Attorneys for both the state of Alaska and the Ketchikan Gateway Borough are preparing to make their cases on education funding before the Alaska Supreme Court this month.Oral arguments in the case...
Ketchikan lawmakers push for island-wide tobacco tax

...include e-cigarettes.The Cooperative Relations Committee, a joint group of the Ketchikan City Council and the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly, unanimously voted Friday to work toward an excise tax on all cigarettes and tobacco products, the...


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