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...
Company plans new tech for mine near Ketchikan

...Gov. 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...
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...
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...
Alaska Editorial: Word as bond

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News:That the state of Alaska decided last week...Borough's lawsuit in October, during a debate hosted by the Ketchikan Daily News, Walker the candidate told a Ketchikan crowd...
Ketchikan to consider ban on commercial pot

...commercial marijuana while regulations are developed by the state.The assembly is set to discuss the issue Monday, the Ketchikan Daily News reported.Recreational marijuana becomes legalized this month under a ballot initiative approved by voters...
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Alaska Editorial: Southeast lawmakers have chance to create working relationships with new governor

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News:Ketchikan has seen better days when it comes to the state Legislature.Sitka Sen. Bert Stedman, who represents Ketchikan...
Ketchikan police seize 5.5 pounds of pot

...charged with felony drug counts after a search of his home that police say turned up 5.5 pounds of marijuana.The Ketchikan Daily News reported George B. Friend is charged with four counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance.Police...
Ketchikan assembly rejects meeting prayer proposal

...meetings with prayer, following public testimony from both sides of the issue.The proposal failed 5 to 2 Monday, the Ketchikan Daily News reported.Some of those speaking in favor of meeting prayers talked about the long-standing practice of...
Ketchikan school tracks students' 'walk around the world'

...Mountain 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...


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