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Coffee, Ketchikan, Cafe

Today’s vibe, sunshine and lot’s of coffee.

My dear friend Scott McMurren, tour enthusiast and editor of the Alaska TravelGram, always tells me, “Caffeine helps maintain a sunny personality.” I’d have to agree with him. Locally owned and operated, The Green Coffee…



Kayak, Kayaking, Knudson Cove

Rainy Day Getaway

It rains a bit in Ketchikan… say between 140 and 160 inches per year. The bulk of the rain comes more in the fall and winter months, but, it’s not uncommon to see some sprinkles,…




Independent, Ketchikan, Alaska

Op Ed: Resolution 2A

I support Mayor Dial and Assembly Member Bynum’s resolution opposing unconstitutional infringement of the rights of the Borough citizens under the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution, and urging Governor Dunleavy and the Alaska…



Ward Cpve, Ward Cove Group, The Mill, Ketchikan, Alaska, NCL, Cruise Ship, Terminal

TEXT CRUISE TO 52886

TEXT CRUISE TO 52886: That’s what cruise industry professionals are asking people to do in an aggressive effort to recover from travel bans and regulations imposed by state and federal agencies in response to the…


Ketchikan, Alaska, Creek Street

Hashtag #eatlocalktn

The Chamber of Commerce has launched a campaign to drive traffic toward Ketchikan’s eateries. It’s a great opportunity to get outside, and enjoy a meal with your family and friends. Be sure to hashtag your…