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IFA, sales tax, and land purchase propositions considered

Should Petersburg leave the Inter Island Ferry Authority? Should the city raise its sales tax cap? How about buying another 5 acres of waterfront property for the harbor department? Petersburg residents will decide those ballot questions in Tuesday’s local election. Matt Lichtenstein has a look at those issues.

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Commentary by Becky Knight – Thinking Outside the Box: A Better Solution for the Mental Health Lands Debacle

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PHS cross country opens season in sunny Ketchikan

PHS runner Kayleigh Eddy, #234, leads at the start of Saturday's race in Ketchikan. (Photo courtesy of Brad Taylor and PHS cross country)
Petersburg High School’s cross country teams opened up their 2016 season on the road under sunny skies in Ketchikan Saturday morning. The girls team took third overall, tops among the small schools, narrowly missing second place to Thunder Mountain by just one point. more