Race to Alaska will return next summer

...750 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...
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 borough considers body cameras for animal control

...Gateway Borough's Department of Animal Protection is considering equipping field officers with body cameras.The Ketchikan Daily News reports that the department is involved with a committee review of both the Pat Wise Animal Shelter and the department's...
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...should 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...
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Ketchikan man dies from stabbing after altercation

...Monday 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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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...
Prayers at Ketchikan Assembly meetings continue

...after the Assembly rejected a proposal to begin its meetings with an official prayer nine months ago, reported The Ketchikan Daily News.One of the pastors behind the prayer, the Rev. Bill White, said Wednesday that the original proposal felt...


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