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Float lodge planned for eastern POW

...Prince of Wales Island.The Alaska Department of Natural Resources announced that it has received an application from Alaska Island Adventures, a summer tourism company.Steve Dempsey, the owner of the company, plans a lodge complex of four 60-foot...
Scientist: Whale deaths off Alaska island remains mystery

ANCHORAGE - Researchers may never solve the recent deaths of 18 endangered whales whose carcasses were found floating near Alaska's Kodiak Island, a scientist working on the case said Monday.
Alaska is No. 1 in brain injuries, and an expert is visiting Southeast to explain why

...Murphy will be presenting at and working with Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau, the Sitka Community Hospital and Alaska Island Community Services Medical Clinic in Wrangell. This round of talks is funded by the Rural Veterans Health Access Project...
Jury convicts doc in child porn case

...Although Salard worked at the medical center, he was technically employed by a nonprofit community based organization, Alaska Island Community Services, which hires doctors for the center.MacNamara did not call any witnesses at trial, including Salard...
Sidelined helicopter disrupts service to remote village

ANCHORAGE - The only flight service to a remote Alaska island village has been cut off for three weeks because a designated helicopter was sidelined by maintenance work, but the service provider...
Feds still trying to plan fate of island's roaming feral cattle determine the fate of hundreds of feral cattle that have long gone without caretakers on a remote, uninhabited Alaska island.An aerial survey last fall counted 2,024 cattle on Chirikof Island, more than double an earlier estimate of 800...
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Former Wrangell doctor hit with third child porn charge

...Friday during an arraignment in Juneau federal court. His trial is still scheduled for May 27.He had been employed by Alaska Island Community Services at Wrangell Medical Center, where he treated both children and adults. He is no longer employed...
Recent Alaska books

...Hall, son of the park superintendent at the time, investigates the tragedy."Kiska: The Japanese Occupation of an Alaska Island" by Brendan Coyle (University of Alaska Press, September 2014). Author Brendan Coyle, of British Columbia, spent...
Regular mail becomes less so in village

ANCHORAGE - A village on a remote Alaska island in the Bering Sea has been without a regular mail delivery service since the community's only postal worker quit last month because...
Hearthside Books: Booksigning of "Roadside Geology of Alaska"

...roads and national parks, the book covers the "boatside geology" of Alaska, including the fjords of Southeast Alaska, islands in the Bering Sea, and the Tatshenshini River.The First Friday booksigning will run from 5-7 p.m. at Hearthside...


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