Remembering the Hoonah Boys

Of the 43 men from Hoonah who served in World War II, only Bill Horton and Adam Greenwald are left. The Hoonah boys in uniform returned from the war...Horton was born in Glacier Bay, home of Hoonah's origins. As glaciers advanced into...
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Gutsy Gustavus earns Mixed 6 volleyball crown

...else to do in Gustavus."Gustavus competed against Angoon, Hoonah, Hydaburg, Kake and Thorne Bay in the Southeast Conference...tournament at Thorne Bay for placement in the Region V tourney at Hoonah. Gustavus went undefeated in the region."That is really...
Johanson gives Mt. Edgecumbe an unbeaten champ

...40.5, Mt. Edgecumbe 36, Petersburg 35.5, Sitka 35, Hoonah 34, Thorne Bay 33, Holy Rosary Academy 26, Susitna Valley 24, Glennallen...over Bethel So. Brandon Evans (39-9) for the title. Hoonah So. Manny Budke (34-4) pinned Houston Sr. Aaron Drake...
Construction to begin on Icy Strait Point dock

...where to put a new cruise ship dock in Hoonah, the contract to build it has finally...ISP is about 1.5 miles from downtown Hoonah.On-site construction will likely begin...dock there by next September.Few in Hoonah denied the need for a cruise ship dock...
St. Vincent family 'adoption' program in dire need

...ready for another small one."Brown, who in the past has worked for the tribal council, the state of Alaska and the city of Hoonah, was making do until 2011. One of her four sons died unexpectedly due to a brain issue. A month later, her husband died...
No injuries after fishing boat grounds near Hoonah

HOONAH - A 43-foot fishing boat ran aground in southeast Alaska early...say the Stardust grounded on Sisters Island in Icy Straits, near Hoonah.Wildlife troopers in Hoonah responded and stayed on-scene until the boat was refloated about...
Ketchikan wins region wrestling crown

...Thorne Bay won the 1A championship with Hoonah runner-up.For the girls, the region...Sarah Newlun at 4:59.126 pounds - Hoonah's Manny Budke pinned Ketchikan's Trevor...0; 9. Juneau-Douglas 66.0; 10. Hoonah 62.5; 11. Haines 56.0; 12. Metlakatla...

The black and white photograph published in Monday's Empire about WWII veterans from Hoonah is of Edwin Harvey Lindoff. The caption erroneously said it was of William Horton, who also is a veteran from Hoonah.
Hoonah carvers restore history with Xuna Shuka Hit

HOONAH - In a former auto shop beside Hoonah High School, three carvers are busy restoring signs of Huna...and Owen James work on a house that will represent all four of Hoonah's founding clans. The house is bound for Bartlett Cove...
Hoonah Merchants top Sitka 74-46 in Gold Medal masters bracket

Hoonah topped Sitka 74-46 in the Juneau Lions...opening day on Monday.Greg Garcia led Hoonah with 13 points, Brian Sheppard 12, Duane...Jack Lee 6, and Pete Schneeberger 4.Hoonah hit 8-14 at the charity stripe; Sitka...


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