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...Island, Coffman Cove was founded as a base for loggers and served in that role for decades until the closure of Ketchikan Pulp Co. in 1997. After the town's largest industry left, Coffman Cove reinvented itself with a new focus on tourism...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-08-05
Art
"By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival to be held Aug. 8-9 in Coffman Cove

...Island, Coffman Cove was founded as a base for loggers and served in that role for decades until the closure of Ketchikan Pulp Co. in 1997. After the town's largest industry left, Coffman Cove reinvented itself with a new focus on tourism...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-29/sea-arts-seafood-festival-be-held-aug-8-9
Art
Retirement board challenges inaction on pension debt

...to force the issue and speed up paying off the debt.Trustee Martin Pihl, a Ketchikan civic leader and retired Ketchikan Pulp Co. general manager, urged the board to change how it calculates the state's annual contribution to the Public Employee...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-06-22/retirement-board-challenges-inaction-pe
Local
Alaska editorial: Bears considering

...to be fleshed out. But if the number of bear sightings increases in future years, we'll need more solutions.Ketchikan Pulp Co. used to assist in the transport of nuisance bears out of the community and back into the wild. That helped for...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-10-09/alaska-editorial-bears-considering
Opinion
Juneau projects are scarce in state spending bill

...money to the Ketchikan Gateway Borough for Ward Cove redevelopment. The money could be used on renovations to the Ketchikan Pulp Co. administration building at Ward Cove, where the Alaska Marine Highway System will move as early as this summer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051204/loc_jnumoney.shtml
News
Flying above the forests

...forest with dollar signs in their eyes. Cruise ship revenue in Ketchikan has more than doubled since 1997, when the Ketchikan Pulp Co., once the community's largest employer, shut down its mill and laid off more than 500 workers. Ketchikan economist...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072405/out_20050724025.shtml
Outdoors
Alaska Digest

...the land in 2002 and 2003 after Gateway Forest Products went bankrupt. The parcels originally were owned by the Ketchikan Pulp Co. Designated driver dies in accident FAIRBANKS - An Army medic acting as a designated driver for friends heading...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080805/sta_20050808008.shtml
News
Tongass in best shape ever Tongass in best shape ever

...had built a few lean-to shelters and picnic shelters near major towns. Then in 1952 loggers began cutting for Ketchikan Pulp Co.'s Ward Cove pulp mill, and six years later for Alaska Pulp Co.'s Sitka mill. APC restarted the Wrangell...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081504/opi_tongass.shtml
Opinion
Few ferry workers move to Ketchikan

...be fighting to stop it," he said. He said the 50-year-old building at Ward Cove, formerly serving as the Ketchikan Pulp Co. administration building, should be completely renovated by the Sept. 1 move-in date. Mark O'Brien, with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082704/sta_ferry.shtml
News
Troubling signs from the state ferry system

...care of his old town; Ketchikan's economy was, after all, essentially decimated by the closing of the former Ketchikan Pulp Co. mill several years ago. Many of us do, however, blame Murkowski for making a bad decision for the wrong reasons...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082904/opi_ferry.shtml
Opinion

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