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State land auction is biggest in 20 years

...250 available in the auction.The most expensive parcel was a 5.44-acre piece of land on Chichagof Island's Freshwater Bay. According to state records, it was sold for $81,259 to Gwendolyn Gervelis. The least-expensive parcel was...
Plundered forests boat from the early 1970s until now. I have seen the before-and-after not only in places like Basket Bay, Freshwater Bay and countless other salmon streams, but even worse on Prince of Wales Island. It was enough to make me go look for...
Land for sale! DNR's annual land auction now open

...system or close to communities while others are in remote, rural locations. In Southeast, parcels are available in Freshwater Bay, Frederick Point North, near Petersburg, Whale Passage and in Clark Bay, on Prince of Wales Island. More than...
Big game winners

...hunting last year, he and his partners got caught in November's snowstorm on a logging road between Hoonah and Freshwater Bay. They got his brother-in-law's truck stuck and had to hire a D-9 Cat to get the truck out, or it would have...
Small wildfire doused by Tenakee Springs volunteers

...successfully extinguished a small wildfire Friday near Freshwater Bay on Chichagof Island. Three firefighters and one EMT...were reported. The fire was reported by a yacht in Freshwater Bay. A careless campfire probably started the fire...
Rana aurora: Red-legged intruder

...into tadpoles and then into frogs; release the juvenile red-legged frogs into a small pond near Kennel Creek, on Freshwater Bay, northeast Chichagof Island. Fast-forward about 25 years, and now look at the map. As of 2008, this is the...
High Noon wins Spirit of Admiralty

...Haiku and Smoke opting for the Admiralty side of the course. High Noon's strategy worked well until, just off Freshwater Bay, the Northwesterly wind died. Haiku was still running strong to the east. The morning light of June 25th revealed...
Deer numbers down as season hits upswing

...Peninsula on the east side. East Chichagof was hit pretty hard, Mooney said. A deer research team working on the Freshwater Bay road system (north of Tenakee) in August saw about a quarter of the deer numbers they'd expect. "The population...

...1 p.m. Wednesday at Mike's Place in Douglas. Her ashes will be scattered over her favorite hiking spot near Freshwater Bay. Donations in her name may be made to Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 100, Juneau...
Is Angoon ancient - or historic? The question remains unanswered Marten Fort in Hood Bay and some of the sites in Peril Strait, Whitewater Bay, Sitkoh Bay, Todd, Tenakee and Freshwater Bay. She concludes, "We will not understand Angoon until we can clearly see it in the perspective of likeness to and...


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