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Edna Bay is newest Alaska city

...and Economic Development, signed the certificate of incorporation for the city of Edna Bay, a small community on Kosciusko Island near Prince of Wales Island, on Oct. 13, according to a news release from the department. The city has a population...
Edna Bay will be Alaska's newest city win.Edna Bay, located on the south side of Kosciusko Island, west of Prince of Wales Island, will become the...Sealaska.That corporation is seeking logging rights on Kosciusko Island, and "there is the possibility that we're going...
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Timber, roads and death sail the 50 miles from his Kosciusko Island home to Craig, the largest...government survey crew mapping Kosciusko Island, west of Prince of Wales Island...brought hundreds of loggers to Kosciusko Island. Kosciusko timber was used...
Group meeting to aid in Tongass transition

...become a benchmark for future projects," Cole said. Other young growth harvesting projects are being planned for Kosciusko Island and Naukati-Greater Staney on Prince of Wales. The Tongass National Forest spans 17 million acres, but less than...
My Turn: Bad legislation keeps coming back

...itself, the picture is clear; it's time for Sealaska to do the right thing, finalize their entitlement and move on, letting the rest of Southeast Alaska get on with their lives. ? Poelstra is a resident of Edna Bay on Kosciusko Island.
Sealaska bill antithesis of free market principles

...shortcomings or desire for a different or 'better deal' in finishing out their final land selection. No mention of Kosciusko Island or anywhere else as a desired selection choice. In fact the record shows that Sealaska's pursuit of the 16(a...
Stop Sealaska's land bill

...established by ANCSA to pursue economic rewards that are clearly not sustainable. The remote community of Edna Bay, on Kosciusko Island, has found itself drug into the middle of a land conveyance process that should never have affected it. We are...
Group seeks to incorporate SE community

...looking for growth."The area targeted for incorporation includes state, federal and privately owned property on Kosciusko Island off northwest Prince of Wales Island. Edna Bay's economy is primarily two sawmills and fishing.
Thorne Bay opposes Sealaska bill

...end of Prince of Wales and on nearby Tuxekan and Kosciusko islands. It also wants a smattering of dozens of other sites...are contentious. The 50 residents of Edna Bay on Kosciusko Island last year wrote more than 1,100 letters of opposition...
My Turn: Congress should seek more balance in Alaska land bills several areas on or near Prince of Wales Island for intensive logging, including North Prince of Wales, West Kosciusko Island, Mabel Bay, and Kassa and Keete Inlets near Hydaburg. The National Forest Service currently manages these public...


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