Gustavus girls got next Juneau-Douglas High School.Gustavus, a town of 400 year-round residents, is about 50 miles from Juneau. Glacier Bay National Park surrounds it on three sides; Icy Strait is on the other.Accompanied by coach Jess Mulligan and parent...
New Icy Strait Point pier project under construction

...owned by approximately 1,350 Alaska Natives with aboriginal ties to Hoonah and the Glacier Bay area. Located 35 miles west of Juneau and 22 miles from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Icy Strait Point is the only private large-ship destination...
Sunday brings warmest temperature of the year so far; more warmth expected this week

...Juneau and occasionally in the capital city. Twenty-knot winds are expected to continue this morning in Lynn Canal and Glacier Bay.With warm, dry conditions accompanied by wind, the weather service is cautioning that fire danger will rise by later...
Cruise ship gives lift to broken-down boat the aid of a broken-down tour boat Wednesday in Glacier Bay National Park.According to park officials, the starboard...boat Baranof Wind caught fire in the upper reaches of Glacier Bay on Wednesday afternoon. The boat's crew extinguished...
Glacier Bay tribal house coordinators selected

Melissa Senac of Gustavus has been selected for a two-year term position to assist in planning the 2016 grand opening celebration for the Huna Tribal House, as well as cooperatively developing interpretive and operational plans for the facility, announced Superintendent Philip Hooge. Hoonah Indian Association's Tribal Administrator Robert Starbard announced that Darlene See will serve as the tribe's counterpart in the planning efforts.
Speed restrictions established to protect Glacier Bay whales

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is implementing...13 knots for vessels traveling in lower Glacier Bay, lower Whidbey Passage, Fingers Bay...park waters, including those outside Glacier Bay proper. Boaters are being advised to...
Alaskans may be booted from crucial halibut vote

...groundfish harvest. NSEDC wholly owns Siu Alaska Corp., which partially owns Glacier Fish Co., BSAI Partners LLC, and Glacier Bay Fisheries LLC. Glacier Fish is part owner of Iquique U.S. LLC.Long works a captain and fish master for Glacier...
Riverbend Elementary School thankful for Science Night help

...Our garden looks good and our compost is underway. Thank you to John and Carolyn Martin for sharing the story of the Glacier Bay people and of Salmon Boy. Special thanks to the UAS cooperative extension, NOAA, Discovery Southeast, Gastineau...
Living & Growing: Finding rest in deserted places

...out front for us to tool around town. The honeymoon was restful, free of strife (save for a brief foray out into Glacier Bay in a double-kayak that nearly ended our fledgling marital union, but I'll save that for another column), and completely...
National Park Service readies for centennial

...before the 2016 centennial summer season, he said.In Southeast, a new tribal house is planned at the headquarters of Glacier Bay National Park near Bartlett Cove. Construction there should begin soon.The Soapy Smith Parlor at Klondike Gold Rush...


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