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Land-swap details

...obfuscation: Sealaska Corp. will have net gains of 4,125 acres subsurface rights and surface rights of 9329 acres. Cape Fox Corporation has a net loss of 336.1 subsurface acres and 237.1 surface acres; however, most of the land they would trade...
Hoping Murkowski listens

...Juneau her bill, S. 1354, which would give more than 12,000 acres of the Berners Bay area to Sealaska and Cape Fox Corporations. Her proposal was not well received. Of the 400 or so people who packed the hall, the vast majority came in...
Seek different land swap

...the Sept. 20 hearing on her legislation (S. 1354) to trade away Berners Bay lands to Sealaska and Saxman's Cape Fox Corporations. Following testimony by dozens opposing the trade, the senator made a statement to reporters that Juneauites...
My Turn: Claims of inequity are untrue

...for land trades. It is interesting to note that Cape Fox Corporation complains that they got short-sheeted because...surprise that the Auk Kwan also oppose Sealaska and Cape Fox corporations becoming owners of lands in Berners Bay. Sealaska...
Commissioner background

...her recent career as a timber industry lobbyist. According to the Anchorage paper, Ernesta Ballard headed up Cape Fox Corporation timber operations, worked for Ketchikan Pulp Co., lobbied for the North West CruiseShip Association and is currently...
Don't accept stumps

...lands in Berners Bay for 3,000 acres of clearcut Cape Fox Corporation land near Ketchikan and additional Sealaska subsurface lands. Furthermore, Slate Lake, where Cape Fox Corporation would allow Kensington gold mine to dump mine tailings...
Repatriation complete

...of all Alaskans, want to congratulate those involved in the repatriation effort: the elders, tribal leaders, Cape Fox Corporation, Irene Shields, Diane Palmer, Joe Williams and Rosita Worl. Thanks to the people who provided music, dance...
Land trade triggers protest

...said in written testimony. "Senate Bill 1354 proposes to give away our ancestral lands to both the Sealaska and Cape Fox Corporations," Miller said. " ... We've heard absolutely nothing from either corporation about their intentions for our...
My Turn: Land trade is a bad deal

...Senator Murkowski's land trade would give roughly 12,000 acres of public land in Berners Bay to Sealaska and Cape Fox corporations. In exchange, the Forest Service would get about 3,000 acres of mostly-logged Cape Fox land near Ketchikan...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...spending money to investigate. All the investment and risks will be borne by KEC, a private company owned by Cape Fox Corporation and Alaska Power & Telephone Company. KEC offered KPU energy at a rate of 6.5 cents per kilowatt-hour, with...


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