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This week's Southeast sportfish report

...salmon in the Point Retreat and False Point Retreat areas, Shelter Island (north and south), North Pass, Cordwood and Echo Cove areas. A few troll-caught sockeye salmon have also been reported. Chum salmon are still being caught in and around...
My Turn: Egan lighting project makes roads safer

...number of highways in Southeast Alaska. In Juneau, these signs will be erected on Glacier Highway (Auke Rec Road to Echo Cove); Thane Road (Old AJ Mine Access Road to end of route in Thane); and North Douglas Highway (Petro Marine driveway...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, June 11, 2014

...contacted Terry Jacobson, 65 of Haines, after inspecting a personal use Dungeness crab pot that belonged to him in Echo Cove. Inspection of the pot revealed that the pot did not have a biodegradable escape mechanism as required. Jacobson was...
Off the Beaten Path: The eulachon of Berners Bay

...the stiff northerly wind died down, we paddled back to Echo Cove. A flock of two dozen surf scoters cut along the water's...still ocean, watching their passage.We paddled to the Echo Cove boat launch, accompanied by the roar of people riding dirt...
Boldly going where no boat has gone before

...they bragged, burned just five gallons of fuel during a four-hour adventure on Cowee Creek. An all-day excursion to Echo Cove and back, they said, burned through about 12 gallons.Another cost consideration is what they referred to as a "total...
BOW: A contagious magic

...many could only describe as mystifying.Perhaps, it's the setting - a picturesque plot buffered by Cowee Creek and Echo Cove, on the fringes of Berners Bay. Views from the main beach extend across the ocean to the hulking Chilkat Mountains...
Off the Beaten Path: Kayaking the east side of Lynn Canal from Berners Bay to Haines

...borrowed a kayak with the hope of paddling through Berners Bay and up the east side of Lynn Canal to Haines.I put in at Echo Cove, paddled past a floating diaper and into the morning mist. Barrow golden-eyes, common mergansers, land otters, curious...
Off the Beaten Path: The Alaskan slam

...the sky was clear and the air was crisp. We parked at Echo Cove at the end of Glacier Highway and, after strapping on...footing carefully. It was snowing when we made it back to Echo Cove in the twilight."Thirteen miles today," Laws said...
PRAC takes Fish Creek ATV park off the table

...negotiations with Goldbelt, Inc. to use its quarry at Echo Cove for an OHV park.In the second public meeting on the...Glacier Highway and the Goldbelt, Inc.-owned quarry at Echo Cove. Potential Juneau OHV sites were analyzed in June by...
Police calls for Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013

...32-year-old female reported being assaulted by a 49-year-old male.Domestic dispute? Sunday at 12:50 p.m., on Echo Cove Road, a domestic dispute and stolen vehicle were reported.Fail to record fish on Personal Use/Subsistence Permit...


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