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Off the Beaten Path: The bears, wolves of Kupreanof Island

...fog thinking about the trip Ben and I'd made to Kupreanof Island two winters prior. I'd heard talk about too many...Wodebok Island and the Lindenberg Peninsula of Kupreanof Island, the deer might be able to rebound. Weather and...
Off the Beaten Path: Exploring the Stikine Delta by kayak, foot

...control program on some areas of certain islands. The next leg of the journey would take me to the control area on Kupreanof Island with the hope of seeing wolves. You can read about it in my column next week. ? Bjorn Dihle is a writer based...
Cleanup underway at Cold War radio site near Petersburg

...contractor is removing soil contaminated by fuel and debris at a Cold War mountaintop radio site near Petersburg.The Kupreanof Island site was a manned U.S. Air Force communications station, one of 18 built in Alaska in the 1950s that were part...
Off the Beaten Path: A query to Red Bull to sponsor my birding league

...March, while trekking through the wilderness of Kupreanof Island searching for the elusive Alexander Archipelago Sasquatch...squid phase. Last spring, after the incident on Kupreanof Island, I formed a birding competition with friends and...
Petersburg Borough approved by voters

...a margin of about 10 percentage points.The boundaries of the Petersburg Borough take in Mitkof Island, part of Kupreanof Island, and coastline north to Endicott Arm.The Local Boundary Commission approved the Petersburg Borough boundary lines...
DEC asks Forest Service for comment on Pothole log storage

...The Tonka sale is located on approximately 3,500 acres of forested land on the South Lindenberg Peninsula of Kupreanof Island, 10 miles southwest of Petersburg.The Forest Service obtained an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System...
Klukwan topples Kake for Masters Championship

...that with a 12-2 run to force a time out at the 10:12 mark by the defending champs from the northwest coast of Kupreanof Island."The key for us was our guard spots," Klukwan coach Larry Sweet said. "We matched up really well with them...
Sports | Gold Medal
Petersburg incorporates as Alaska's 19th borough

...borough incorporation for residents of Kupreanof and the formerly unincorporated area of Mitkof Island, part of Kupreanof Island and North American mainland north to Endicott Arm the borough encompasses, Giesbrecht said, will be that they will...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, May 1, 2013

...Search and rescue? At 8:09 p.m. Saturday, Juneau Alaska State Troopers received a report of a lost hunter on Kupreanof Island in the White Rock area approximately 13 miles south of Kake. Alan Hunter, 56, of Kake, was hunting with another...
Local | Police & Fire
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012

...wanton waste? On Nov. 30, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Wade Shaw, 19, of Kake, for trapping marten on Kupreanof Island in GMU 3 prior to season opening. Further investigation revealed Shaw had failed to salvage any meat of a doe black...


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