Strong wind, heavy rain collapse village home on stilts

...beach had collapsed.A boulder stopped the house from falling into the ocean.One person living inside sustained injuries and was treated.The home was declared a total loss.Angoon is on Admiralty Island 55 miles southwest of Juneau.
The legend of Hosea Sarber brown bear on Admiralty Island. Before I delve any bear-related injuries on Admiralty Island, and that victim shot the he reputedly hunted down Admiralty Island's only man-killing bear...
Cruise ship passenger medevaced to hospital

...Harbor and took him to BRH by ambulance.The Celebrity Infinity was near Point Retreat, at the northern tip of Admiralty Island, when Coast Guard watchstanders received the call Monday evening. They monitored the situation before dispatching...
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...of Commerce, and meet with the Alaska Miners Association. Other representatives will tour Greens Creek mine on Admiralty Island.? Contact Juneau Empire outdoors writer Mary Catharine Martin at
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What's out there for the kids?

...Bible Camp, and AWARE, which hosts "REBOUND expeditions." Recently, kids on the expedition took a kayak trip to Admiralty Island."Outdoors is really central to why people are here," Eisele said. "It's a big deal that we have those programs...
Haiku wins Funter Bay Rally

...spinnaker run, turning south at Point Retreat and beating weather to the finishing mark between the Kittens and Admiralty Islands.The leg finished with Haiku in front, then High Noon, Optiminium, Cetus and Tango.After a salmon dinner and...
Making Local Work: Tenakee Logging Company

...Assistant for the Forest Service, acts as a liaison to TLC and other small mills around Sitka, Hoonah, Yakutat, Admiralty Island and Juneau."Our goal is to keep these guys in business," Budke said. "To supply them with logs, so that they can...
Solstice week on the water and R2AK updates

...opening in Taku Inlet and Lynn Canal. The fish are excited.On Saturday, June 20, the 31st sailboat race around Admiralty Island left Auke Bay. Were the crews talking trash about each other's chances before the race? You know it. Spirit...
Local Sports Calendar for Thursday, June 18

...from Auke Bay to Baranof Warm Springs and from Warm Springs back to Auke Bay in a clockwise circumnavigation of Admiralty Island. Seven participants from Juneau, Douglas and Auke Bay entered. Wednesday, June 24PADDLERSAway, noon, The 17th...
Greens Creek parent acquires Montana mining company

...Hecla acquired Revett for approximately $19 million in Hecla stock.In addition to the Greens Creek silver mine on Admiralty Island, Hecla operates silver mines in Idaho and a gold mine in Quebec. It has development prospects in the U.S...


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