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Tongass in best shape ever Tongass in best shape ever

...towns. Then in 1952 loggers began cutting for Ketchikan Pulp Co.'s Ward Cove pulp mill, and six years later for Alaska Pulp Co.'s Sitka mill. APC restarted the Wrangell sawmill. KPC operated a log sort yard at Thorne Bay, a new town on...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081504/opi_tongass.shtml
Opinion
U.S. Forest Service seeks comment on Couverden timber sale

...on the south Chilkat Peninsula along Icy Strait. Part of the area was logged in the late 1980s and early 1990s by Alaska Pulp Co. The sale would cover about 1,500 acres of land, targeting hemlock and spruce. The Forest Service, which is in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082702/loc_timbersale.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...000 for violating environmental laws and obstructing a federal investigation into the 1996 asbestos cleanup at the Alaska Pulp Co. mill in Sitka. The mill had closed two years earlier. Rushing's company also was fined $600,000 during a Jan...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Sitka couldn't be happier. Ditto for entrepreneurs wanting to build a fish-food plant and a chocolate factory at Alaska Pulp Co.'s old mill site, five miles east of the Baranof Island town. The state Department of Environmental Conservation...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...again, past actions are returning to haunt the Clinton Administration. This time, the subject is its termination of Alaska Pulp Co.'s 50-year contract to harvest timber from the Tongass National Forest. The 1994 decision eliminated about 1...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060500/Ope_editorial.shtml
Anti-Alaskan Democrats pose a threat to the future of the Southeast economy

...states? Watch out for when permits are asked for the natural gas pipeline from Prudhoe Bay to the Lower 48. In 1994, Alaska Pulp Co. in Sitka asked permission of the Democratic Clinton administration to switch production to kraft grade pulp. In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090907/opi_20070909007.shtml
Opinion
Timber industry hopes it's on the way up

...jobs in this industry, and now there is just a few hundred." Woodbury, who is retired, is the former manager of Alaska Pulp Co. in Sitka, one of two pulp mills in Southeast forced to close in the 1990s because of increasingly stringent harvest...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010303/sta_timber.shtml
News
Asbestos contractor gets jail time

...000 for violating environmental laws and obstructing a federal investigation into the 1996 asbestos cleanup at the Alaska Pulp Co. mill in Sitka. The mill had closed two years earlier. Rushing's company also was fined $600,000 during a Jan...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/013001/Loc_Asbestos.html
Local
DEC: No action needed at site of old pulp mill

...Dredging would also expose deeper residues . . . (that) may contain higher concentrations of contaminates.'' Alaska Pulp Co. last year said it would give Sitka the mill site, at no cost. The city tentatively agreed last April to take the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022299/Loc_pulpmill.html
Local
Judge sides with Alaska Pulp Co.

A federal claims court has ruled that the U.S. Forest Service acted improperly when it ended Alaska Pulp Co.'s 50-year timber contract in the Tongass National Forest. The ruling is a major victory for Alaska Pulp, which owned a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053100/Loc_logging.html
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