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Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...harvest from more than 6,000 acres of old-growth and 2,000 acres of young-growth timber near Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island. Supporters of the sale hope it will reinvigorate the region's timber industry.It's...
Coast Guard continues search for Coffman Cove resident

...Wrangell Search and Rescue and several Good Samaritans from Coffman Cove have searched more than 285 total square miles. A Good...Monday morning. According to witnesses, Butler left Coffman Cove that morning around 3:30 a.m.
Prince of Wales Marathon results

...Team Moose, 4:57:38 8. Fantastic Four, 5:03:59 9. The Turtle Club, 5:11:31 10. Coffman Cove 1, 5:23:11 11. Coffman Cove 2, 5:46:49 12. Sunnyside Walkers, 6:28:06 13. Camino Walkers, 6:48:16.EIGHT-PERSON...
Nowhere left but North

...pretty amazing to see," he said."There are good and hospitable and generous people anywhere in the world, from Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island, all the way down to the tip of Argentina, and everywhere east and west," said Stanley...
Timber Vs. Wolves

...would allow for the harvest of 6,186 acres of old-growth trees and 2,299 acres of young growth near Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove. It's the harvest of old-growth trees on Prince of Wales Island that has conservationists up in arms and wildlife...
Southeast Island District moves to 4-day week

...Friday. James Hughes, a teacher at Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School, said the new schedule gives him more time with...extra help."Hughes is one of three teachers at the Coffman Cove school. Between the three of them, they teach 28 students...
Tongass National Forest to release Big Thorne Project

...This DEIS proposes to harvest timber from approximately 5,000 acres in Southeast on Prince of Wales Island, south of Coffman Cove, around the community of Thorne Bay and out to the Control Lake area north of Klawock. "The importance of this project...
Alaska editorial: Timber sale

...old-growth and young-growth timber harvesting from about 5,000 acres of national forest lands in areas between Coffman Cove, Thorne Bay and Control Lake.Will it fly?Owen Graham of the pro-timber Alaska Forest Association has expressed...
Forest Service approves Big Thorne timber sale

...Director Jim Adams in an e-mailed statement.The Forest Service will hold meetings in the communities of Thorne Bay, Coffman Cove and Ketchikan to further discuss the sale.? Contact reporter Jennifer Canfield at 523-2279 or at jennifer.n...
Southeast timber towns looking for new identities

KETCHIKAN - In downtown Coffman Cove, the Ketchikan Pulp Co. bunkhouse...develop an industrial port and Coffman Cove strives to become a transportation...Wales communities of Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove, where L-P's logging operations...


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