Refine Search

Visions of a quick switch Viking Lumber of Craig or Icy Straits Lumber of Hoonah, which now has a presence in Juneau, too.Icy Straits Lumber is owned by Susan Tyler...promote."How will businesses like Icy Straits Lumber survive in the meantime...
2014 Southeast Alaska Business and Community of the Year Awards

...Southeast Alaska Chinook Salmon Fishery Mitigation Program to improve the quality for commercial troll caught salmon.Icy Straits Seafoods and Hoonah Cold Storage operate the City of Pelican ice machine at a fish buying station at the Pelican Seafoods...
Industry could suffer if Big Thorne stalls

...peak, the Southeast timber industry boasted lumber mills on Gravina Island and in Wrangell and Haines. Hoonah's Icy Straits Lumber and Milling was much larger, Cole said. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, about 1 billion board feet per...
No injuries after fishing boat grounds near Hoonah

...Tuesday morning after it lost its GPS system.Alaska State Troopers 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 5 a...
Huna Totem Corporation hires vice president of marketing and sales

...that represents the Tlingit people in Hoonah who have ancestral ties to Glacier Bay. The corporation owns and operates Icy Strait Point, a private cruise ship destination 50 miles west of Juneau and 22 miles from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve...
Art history: sculptor reveals ancient beauty of Southeast stones

...that's the thrilling part."Now based in Juneau, Koenitzer recently discovered some interesting fossil rocks in the Icy Strait Point area near Hoonah, and a small piece of something called baby seal marble, with a graphic black and tan pattern...
Icy Strait Point celebrates 10 years of tourism

...ship Friday afternoon, employees of Icy Strait Point locked up the souvenir shops...Friday marked the 10th anniversary of Icy Strait Point as a cruise ship that's driven by tourism."Icy Strait Point has had its ups and downs...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...the Gulf of Alaska mapping, researchers discovered that macrocystis kelp beds previously thought not to extend past Icy Strait are actually found in the western Gulf of Alaska.After a small bed in Kenai and a larger bed in Kodiak were noted...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...Congrats, Falcons.Last but not least, thumbs up to Icy Strait Point, which celebrated 10 years of tourism this weekend...previous version of this story included a misspelling of Icy Strait Point; this has since been corrected. The Empire regrets...
Local | Opinion
Well-known humpback whale killed in boat collision

...three other calves, officials said.The whale was regularly seen in both Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve and Icy Strait. The last documented sighting was two years ago. Whales are distinguished by their distinctively pigmented tails...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback