For most of the summer, Kake Foods is a bustling factory that produces thousands of pounds of value-added seafood products a day. But on Saturday, July 19, it will be party central for Kake citizens and their "chums." The 9th Annual Kake Dog Salmon Festival is a day-long party that includes a five-mile "chum run," a fish-fillet contest, bicycle races and the annual "Challenge of the Chums" canoe race. Kake is a community of about 750 people on Kupreanof Island, about 95 miles southwest of Juneau.
...School District. [ READ ORIGINAL STORY ] Due to an editing error, a headline in a Friday Empire article misstated a name. The headline should have read "Kake calls on chums to join in festival honoring fisherman Ernest Williams." | | |
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