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R2AK: The epic side of everyday people

...big water for 260 nautical miles in six days, including a 30-mile open crossing from south Dundas Island to north Duke Island in Dixon Entrance. Respect! Wild guys who reveled in adversity; they're talking about building their own boat for...
Man arraigned for 'seal bombing' Ketchikan tunnel

...indicted Brown on that sole charge last month. The indictment was unsealed after Brown was found and arrested Wednesday on Duke Island.He pleaded not guilty Friday during an arraignment in U.S. District Court in Juneau. He was appointed a federal...
Ketchikan: Canadian sentenced for smuggling try

...Drewry, 46, of Nanoose Bay, British Columbia, stem from an incident in late February when he crashed his plane near Duke Island while traveling from Canada to Ketchikan. The plane was retrieved, and Alaska State Troopers found the marijuana...
Tribe should not give up land in Ketchikan

...Cape Fox People). Taan ta Kwaan lands extend to Pennock Island, Gravina Island, Annette Island, Village Island, Duke Island, Prince of Wales Island, Long Island, Kassaan Bay, Tongass Island, Portland Canal and Nakat Bay - all ancestral...
Sea urchin diver finds 3,000 unexploded shells

...rounds of ammunition on the sea floor near Ketchikan. The U.S. Coast Guard imposed a half-mile safety zone near Duke Island until the 75-millimeter shells can be removed. The shells were about 30 feet down, within range of some fishing...
State and local briefly

...An ordnance disposal team is heading to Ketchikan to decide what to do about 3,000 rounds of ammunition found near Duke Island. A diver looking for sea urchins found the barnacle-covered 75 mm shells on the ocean floor. He said they looked...
State Briefs

...46, of Nanoose Bay, British Columbia, was arrested in March following an investigation into his plane crash near Duke Island south of Metlakatla. Drewry had raised suspicion after trying to charter a boat to the island several days after the...
Marine weather broadcasts to triple area coverage all 28 of the Coast Guard's high-level transmitting sites. The next five are scheduled for Zarembo Island, Duke Island and Sukkawan Island in southern Southeast, Raspberry Island near Kodiak and Naked Island in Prince William Sound...
My Turn: A tribe is landless in Ketchikan

...had winter village's at one time on Annette Island (where Metlakatla is today), Village Island, Tongass Island, Duke Island, Long Island and Prince of Wales Island. Now 35 years later, since the land claim act passed, regional corporations...
Don't build a bridge

...territories spans north Ketchikan to Cape Chacon, south of Tongass Island which includes Chomley, Annette Island, Duke Island and Village Island. This is all documented history. I wanted to show the vastness of the Tongass Tribe traditional...


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