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Off the Beaten Path: The mysteries of Yakobi Island, part II

...currents that likely capsized the two boats and led to the drowning of the 15 Russians. The southwest entrance of Lisianski Strait and the entrance to Surge Bay can be quite dangerous, particularly when there is a westerly wind and the tide is...
Off the Beaten Path: Mysteries of Yakobi Island, part III

...exactly where this meeting of two worlds occurred. Most guess it was either in Surge Bay or the southern entrance of Lisianski Strait. Fifteen Russians, on two small boats, went missing while trying to make landfall. Their fate - whether they...
Off the Beaten Path: The mysteries of Yakobi Island, part I

...Island, likely Surge Bay or the southern entrance of Lisianski Strait. Chirikov, with the agreement of his officers...anchored in Soapstone Cove, near the northern limit of Lisianski Strait."We may have lost money today," Joe said, shrugging...
Proposal to bring tourists to Pelican raises eyebrows

...commercial fishing fleet. Pelican has deep ties to the fleet since the town is ideally located on Chichagof Island in Lisianski Strait, close to the rich Fairweather fishing grounds. The seafood processing plant was the basis of the town's economy...

...JUNEAU - The seventh annual Pelican Boardwalk Boogie, a highly anticipated annual weekend of madcap revelry in the Lisianski Strait community of Pelican, has been moved to September this year. But Rose Miller, owner of Rose's Bar & Grill on...
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Pelican wants to take over Pelican Seafoods and electrical utility

...Tribal's closed fish plant that once formed the basis for Pelican's economy.Pelican is on Chichagof Island, on Lisianski Strait, about 70 miles west of Juneau.The city began more than a year ago to foreclose on Pelican Seafoods for taxes...
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...will be held Friday-Sunday, Sept. 16-18, in Pelican, the boardalk town of 80, 70 miles west of Juneau in Lisianski Strait. A ferry will leave at 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, from Don Statter Harbor in Auke Bay and arrive in Pelican...
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Seventh annual boogie set for Sept. 16-18

The Seventh Annual Boardwalk Boogie will be held Sept. 16-18 in Pelican, the boardwalk town of 80 in Lisianski Strait. Round-trip tickets, including ferry transportation, are $130. One-way tickets are $106. A private catamaran...
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Remembering the coast's first sighting by European explorers

...placed the St. Paul somewhere near the mouth of Lisianski Strait and Greentop Harbor on Yakobi Island. The rugged...a bouquet of wild flowers into the calm water off Lisianski Strait, in memory of Aleksei Chirikov and the 15 lost crew...
Lisianski Inlet land hustle is wrong

...the inlet across from Pelican westward around into Lisianski Straits to a point approximately two-and-a-half miles...Lisianski Inlet to Miner Island and the down the Lisianski Straits to a point approximately two miles past Stag Bay...


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