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Stories with place: Ketchikan
  • Man, 49, arrested for breaking into parent's home 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 7:04 pm
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A 49-year-old Ketchikan man has been charged of breaking into his parent's home to steal booze and their vehicle.

  • Saxman adds $5M MIEX system to treat its water 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 5:49 am
  • SAXMAN, Alaska - City of Saxman water operator Richard Shields beams as he walks through the new, nine-years-in-the-making surface water treatment facility, describing its state-of-the-art capabilities amidst the whirr of machinery.

  • Alaska Editorials 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 1:29 pm
  • Here is a sampling of editorial opinions from Alaska newspapers:

  • Ketchikan students get a taste of Japan 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 5:38 am
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - The 27-year relationship between Ketchikan and Gero-Kanayama, Japan, continues to hold strong.

  • Ketchikan quilt shop owner celebrates 30th year 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 5:46 am
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - The Silver Thimble Quilt Shop has been in business for 37 years, and Betty Gale has been the owner for 30.

  • Ketchikan artist explores new medium for SLAM 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 6:49 am
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - Ketchikan artist Evon Zerbetz is one of three people selected to create art for the new State Library Archive Museum under construction in Juneau.

  • New guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 5:59 am
  • KENAI, Alaska - During the seven-year period that the Kenai River Guide Academy has been mandatory for Kenai River guides the changing fishery has affected what people fish for, how they fish and when they fish, but the one constant has been that people still want to fish glacial blue waters of one of the most popular sport fisheries in the state.

  • Man nabbed for pot possession near daycare 
    Updated: Mar-16-14 7:14 pm
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A 21-year-old man suspected of stealing $1,500 worth of rifle ammunition was arrested for possessing nearly an ounce of marijuana near a daycare center.