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Timber, roads and death Cape Pole, and no one in nearby Edna Bay."It was January, it was very...said Myla Poelstra, postmaster of Edna Bay and Clark's neighbor. "There was...Local Boundary Commission ruled that Edna Bay may become Alaska's newest city...
Group seeks to incorporate SE community

...the Southeast Alaska community of Edna Bay as a second-class city.The proposed...petitioners Lee and Doris Greif. Edna Bay, northwest of Craig, is currently...petition is scheduled for Oct. 10 at the Edna Bay school. The commission also is accepting...
Hearthside Books to host book-signing with local fantasy author reminiscing about some of the more exotic elements of my childhood."Peska also lived in the remote community of Edna Bay for nine years, before returning to Juneau permanently in 1991. Her new book, released earlier this spring, centers...
2 Southeast residents charged with violating Marine Mammal Protection Act

...animals.The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Alaska said in a release that Raymond P. Chatham, 65, of Edna Bay, and Joshua Wodyga, 31, of Ketchikan, and the two Southcentral residents, John K. Boone, 55, of Valdez, and David...
Alaska Digest

...departments, remote lodges, and even campgrounds across rural Alaska over the past two years. Communities as remote as Edna Bay and Diomede have received the automated external defibrillators, a compact piece of medical gear that can restart a heartbeat...
Business Digest

...Telephone Co. Southeast communities where service might be implemented include Kasaan, Port Alexander, Port Protection, Edna Bay, Naukati Bay and Tenakee Springs. Manley Hot Springs near Fairbanks also is being considered. Alaskan Brewing Co...
Medevac rescues 50-year-old man

...suffering from internal bleeding from Edna Bay 30 miles northwest of Klawock to Sitka...emergency medical service personnel in Edna Bay at 10:09 a.m. requesting the...patient. The helicopter crew arrived in Edna Bay at 12:25 p.m. and transferred...
My Turn: University lands bill not the way to generate funds

...conveyance is within or near Juneau, Sitka, Haines, Pelican, Elfin Cove, Tenakee Springs, Petersburg, Wrangell, Edna Bay, Coffman Cove, Hollis, Thorne Bay, and Warm Springs Bay. The land list accompanying the proposed legislation encompasses...
My Turn: Bad legislation keeps coming back

...itself, the picture is clear; it's time for Sealaska to do the right thing, finalize their entitlement and move on, letting the rest of Southeast Alaska get on with their lives. ? Poelstra is a resident of Edna Bay on Kosciusko Island.
Lands bill still alive

...areas. It is that aspect of the proposed bill that requires congressional approval. Myla Poelstra, postmistress of Edna Bay and a strong opponent of the bill, said Wednesday that residents are tired of struggling with Sealaska over their land...


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