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Power from rain electric company is raising Blue Lake Dam by 83 feet and adding three new...sources of hydropower: Green Lake and Blue Lake.Green Lake produces 11 megawatts...manager for the dam-raising project.Blue Lake has a "nameplate capacity" of 6...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...Export Authority can borrow money for two mines in Southeast, and the Alaska Energy Authority can loan Sitka money for its Blue Lake dam.HB 298CONFIDENTIALITY OFPERFORMANCE REVIEWSState employee performance reviews are confidential now.HB 301STATE MED...
Alaska dam expansion undergoing cost review

JUNEAU - The Blue Lake dam expansion near Sitka will go on the dam will shut off access to Blue Lake, the city's regular water source...when the dam expansion is complete, Blue Lake will inundate more than 360 acres of...
New Sitka administrator transitions from communism

...Gorman said he talked with the department leaders and Assembly members about their priorities, including making sure the Blue Lake hydro project continues on schedule, and restoring confidence in the administrator's post."Job number one was to...
Sitka plans Alaska Day despite shutdown

...the Army vehicles will not cause a complete lack of impressive machines in the parade, because the contractors on the Blue Lake Dam have stepped in."The folks out the road are going to bring in one of their big excavators ... so they already...
Hunt closures declared for goats on Baranof

...week by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. ADF&G Area Management Biologist Phil Mooney said those areas include Blue Lake and Medvejie Lake drainages, and the south fork of the Katlian River drainage on Baranof Island, near Sitka.This is...
My Turn: Legislature must support renewable energy

...Capital Budget includes only $4 million for Sitka's Blue Lake hydropower expansion.Aside from the much talked about...but the investment is not nearly enough. Sitka's Blue Lake hydro expansion alone is expected to cost $145 million...
Alaska ferries lose nature experts to budget cuts

...quarters of the Tustumena, passengers who take a second to look out the window wake up to volcanic topography, sky blue lakes and wildlife that looks extraterrestrial even to most Alaskans.That ethereal experience only lasts a few seconds...
Political races in Southeast to be decided next month

...depending on what we're working on."Westover said she wants to secure funding for the proposed expansion of Sitka's Blue Lake hydroelectric dam as her top priority for a second term. She pointed to her incumbency, with experience both as an Assembly...
Unit 4 mountain goat season ends Dec. 31

...SITKA - The registration hunt (RG150) for mountain goats on Baranof Island will end on Monday, Dec. 31. Nakwasina and Blue Lake-Medvejie watersheds were previously closed by emergency order. Successful hunters must submit their hunt report and...


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