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Tongass wars flare after decision on Logjam timber sale

...of Wales Island, also was disappointed. It had hoped for a bigger sale. The Logjam timber sale did all right by Kirk Dahlstrom of Viking Lumber. He operates one of the last remaining medium-sized mills in Southeast. The sale should provide...
Court OKs Tongass settlement

...on timber from the national forest, so it's great to have some wood available for the next year or more," said Kirk Dahlstrom, owner of Viking Lumber, based in Klawock. VoxBox Voice Your Thoughts What do you think about theout-of-court...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...sales up," he said. The wood at Kuakan is headed for Viking Lumber's sawmill outside of Klawock, where manager Kirk Dahlstrom and his 40 employees are waiting for news about the status of Tongass logging operations. The suspension means uncertainty...
Pending settlement temporarily halts Tongass timber sales

...because its board of directors hadn't seen it yet. Calls on Wednesday to executive director Owen Graham and president Kirk Dahlstrom were not immediately returned. The agreement stems from one of four lawsuits filed by environmental groups in 2003...
Tongass Tales: Fairy and ferry

...sided with his "timber baron buddies" to allow "large-scale industrial logging." Steve Seley of Ketchikan, Kirk Dahlstrom of Klawock and the Buhler family of Wrangell will be surprised to learn that they are "Bush buddies" with "timber...
My Turn: Southeast timber industry has responded to change owned operations. These mills can easily operate within the 1997 Tongass Land Management Plan (TLMP). Kirk Dahlstrom and family of Klawock own Viking Lumber. Viking Lumber is presently operating on about 20 million board feet of timber...
Trial: What will logging ban affect?

...people's hearts. And there's a lot to be hopeful about what's in people's hearts" in Southeast Alaska, he said. Kirk Dahlstrom of Viking Lumber on Prince of Wales Island said his sawmill lost between $1.3 million and $1.4 million during...
Firewood Program benefits Prince of Wales residents

...closely with Sealaska this winter and very excited that the program is benefiting all of Prince of Wales Island," Kirk Dahlstrom, Viking Lumber general manager, said. All island residents are welcome to take advantage of the firewood program...
Various users brainstorm on Tongass forest plans

...forest plan. "I'm still not sure how it's now economical," he said after hearing about the improvements. Kirk Dahlstrom of Viking Lumber Co. in Craig said the Tongass Futures Roundtable was most valuable for its small groups, both the...


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