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On the Trails: Sojourn in Sitka

...close rivals.Saint Lazaria Island is a remnant of an ancient volcano (older than Mount Edgecombe on neighboring Kruzof Island). Basalt cliffs rear up out of the sea, making two summits connected by a lower, grassy saddle that can sometimes...
Local scouts summit Mount Edgecumbe

...beautifully symmetric volcano on Kruzof Island is one of Southeast Alaska's...mountain starts. Approaching Kruzof Island by boat, the mountain looms majestically...ferry to Sitka and the charter to Kruzof Island, and the only required training...
WWII Ft. Rousseau site due for cleanup

...area.Fort Rousseau is not the only Sitka military site on the FUDS list. Fort Babcock, located on Shoals Point on Kruzof Island, is also pegged for remediation. Some diesel contamination has been found in the area and a feasibility study is...
1A schools begin regions at Mt. Edgecumbe

...Games continue through Saturday at the B.J. McGillis Gymnasium located on the Mt. Edgecumbe High School campus on Kruzof Island.BOYS SCORESGustavus 62, Skagway 14The Gustavus Foxes ran past the Skagway Panthers 62-14 behind 26 points from...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...debris.The spot hit the hardest in Southeast is Kruzof Island, near Sitka. Warren Island, near Prince of Wales...gathered trash at Sea Lion Cove, a popular Sitka beach on Kruzof Island, via helicopter. So have local high school students...
Southeast's small schools battle at tourney championships at Sitka's Mt. Edgecumbe High School B.J. McGillis Gymnasium located on the MEHS campus on Kruzof Island. Play continues through Saturday as teams battle for berths in the 1A/2A state tournament at Anchorage, March 14-18...
Buried tree could reveal seismic secrets

...different chemistry," Baichtal says.He says the information will be added to existing research on the volcanoes of Kruzof Island, where Crater Ridge and Mount Edgecumbe stand.It will also help shape a larger view of the many volcanoes, cinder...
State Briefs

...troller. The body of Theodore Hahler, 41, was found on board the Ms. Everett in shallow water off the west side of Kruzof Island northwest of Sitka. A search began Tuesday when a passing Alaska Airlines jet picked up an emergency signal. Fire...
Photo: Trout express

...on the .4-mile-long downtown lake to transfer fish collected by Department of Fish and Game workers on nearby Kruzof Island. The lake is stocked for the Sitka Rotary Club's Kids Trout Derby to be held on June 7. | | |
Alaska Digest

...26-year-old man from Idaho on the vessel Firecracker was cited after investigators said he caught a salmon near Kruzof Island at 8 a.m. Saturday but still hadn't recorded it as of 2 p.m. He could be fined $110. A 54-year-old North...


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