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November First Friday Art Walk

...featured artists for November. They will display artwork from their July Artist-in Residence at the Gruening Cabin, at Amalga Harbor. The couple were chosen for this experience, sponsored by Alaska State Parks, from a nationwide application process...
Juneau's Hidden History: Amalga, Juneau's ghost town

...was born.Thane became superintendent, and under his watchful eye a seven-mile road was built from the mine to Amalga Harbor. A 10-stamp mill was brought in, and flumes, a waterpower plant, boarding house, bunkhouse, general store...
What's happening this week

...1 ? 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, Gruening Cabin. Jim Leach, artist in residence at the Gruening Cabin at Amalga Harbor, will lead this free workshop. Bring your paints. Intro to Drawing with Averyl Veliz, 1 ? 4 p.m., Saturday...
Behind the scenes at the derby

...Salmon Derby, but behind the scenes, a crew of volunteers gets and keeps it going.If you weighed your fish in at Amalga Harbor, it was a crew of women wearing earrings a fish could love (hoochies) who helped you. This year, dock crew member...
Local | Outdoors
Coast Guard rescues three from island in Favorite Channel

...Station Juneau Coast Guardsmen responded and recovered them and their raft around 8:30 a.m. They took them to nearby Amalga Harbor.Coast Guard spokespeople reminded Juneau residents to make sure to bring along emergency equipment while enjoying...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015

...Burglary? At 8:40 a.m. Sunday, the Juneau Police Department received a report of a burglary in the 24600 block of Amalga Harbor Road.? At 10:53 a.m. Sunday, a 56-year-old man called JPD to report a business in the 9900 block of Glacier...
Police and fire dispatches for July 26, 2015

...malfunction. Fishing violation ? On Thursday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Skyler Makua, 26 of Ketchikan, near Amalga Harbor for failing to have a crewmember's license in his possession aboard the fishing vessel Rising Star during the District...
Boy Scout pinned by boulder on beach, freed

...along the three-mile trail back to the trailhead on the back of an ATV, or put him in a boat and bounce him back to Amalga Harbor," Jenkins said. "Both of those would have taken an hour, and with a crush injury like that, you want to expedite...
One of two area wildfires out

...layer of organic material on the forest floor.Thompson said Bird Island, a small uninhabited island located west of Amalga Harbor in Favorite Channel, saw damage to its Spruce and Hemlock trees as the fires charred the trees' anchoring root systems...
Coast Guard rescues three from St. James Bay

...Guard account of events, the 17-foot boat had left Amalga Harbor for a day trip across Lynn Canal.Seas kicked and child aboard their boat and returned them to Amalga Harbor without further incident.


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