The long road south

...according to plan. They biked through Central Oregon and into California. They visited McBride's sister in Oakland, rode the coastal highway to Baja California, took the ferry to mainland Mexico, and made it to Manzanillo before they realized that McBride...
'Night Flights' flying over Juneau next Friday

Coastal Helicopters and the Mendenhall Flying Lions...loop," said Dustin Carroll, a pilot for Coastal Helicopters. "We have a lot of people...It raised $12,600 the year before.Coastal Helicopters will be chartering three helicopters...
Yakutat superintendant defends canceling season

Superintendant Robin Gray didn't want to be the villain in her first year living in the Southeast coastal community of Yakutat, but a recent decision to suspend the boys basketball season has put her in an unfavorable light."This...
To camp or not to camp?

...the airport, I admired the towering jagged mountains that encircle the town. Haines is right on the water, like most other coastal communities in Southeast Alaska, which only enhances the overall majestic effect.A bus shuttle service dropped us off at...
Authorities investigate suspicious Wharf fires

...and used to be a major shipping wharf and warehouse of the Pacific Coastal Steamship Company. The first air flight landed there in 1929, and it went on to become the Alaska Coastal Airlines Hangar. The hangar was converted to a mixed retail facility...
SHI wraps up Native American Heritage Month lecture series Tuesday

...forbulge developed west of the ice front along the whole of the coast of Southeast Alaska expanding the area of previously modeled coastal refugia. Using the hypothesized paleo-high tide to predict the elevation where early Holocene archaeological sites may be...
Egan to caucus with minority

...Although he will no longer be chairman of the Transportation Committee, Egan said retaining membership "means a lot for coastal Alaska because of the Marine Highway System."Membership in the six-senator Legislative Council is also "good for Juneau...
State | Local
Intense storm headed to Aleutian Islands

...Zidek, a spokesman for the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. Fall storms routinely batter many coastal communities, and erosion has long been a problem.___Follow Rachel D'Oro at .
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...candidate Dan Sullivan have clearly shown they are aligned with the Pebble Mine's interests. Both support the demise of the Coastal Management Program. Both promoted the failed HB77 which would have severely disenfranchised local stakeholders from the public...
My Turn: Sullivan fought to silence Alaskans

...pivotal role in the demise of the Alaska Coastal Management Program (ACMP). You may...Legislature to save it. The loss of the Coastal Management Program permanently muted the voice of Alaska's coastal communities in permit decisions, not...


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