Chinook Shores Lodge

The Ketch

The Ketch (Ketchikan’s newly updated inn owned by Salmon Falls Resort) has just opened its doors for the 2022 season. Located at 4871 N Tongass Highway just south of Walmart and north of the airport,…


COVID, Collection Kit, COVID-19, At-home Test

Alaska removes travel restrictions

2020 was a destination marketers nightmare. Alaska imposed a travel ban prohibiting non-residents from entering the State other than for essential business. For many fishing lodges, that translated into immediate cancellations and lost revenue. The…





Nadra Angerman

Hello Ketchikan!

Hi I’m Nadra Angerman — born in Ketchikan and raised Wrangell.  I studied, worked and lived in the Lower 48 for twenty-five years before returning to Alaska. I write about natural resources, economic development and…