Logger medevaced to Ketchikan

Coast Guard medevacs logger Coast Guard District Seventeen Command Center Juneau received a call...miles east of Hydaburg Thursday morning requesting a medevac for a logger who suffered a chainsaw injury to his right underarm. Nick Brazil...
Recycling an old logger

In his salad days as a logger, Mark "Red" Geil was king of the...Beginning in 1985, Geil worked as a logger at Hobart Bay, 70 miles northeast of...Capitol employee and another former logger, "Big Jim" Johnson, gives Geil credit...
Making Local Work: Tenakee Logging Company

...Sterling said. "There's something about turning trees into wood, and seeing it around town.""I'm an environmentalist logger," Gordon said. "Sounds like an oxymoron."Find out more about Tenakee Logging Company at http://www.tenakeelogging...
Christmas Boat Lighting contest winners announced

The winners of the 3rd annual Christmas Boat Lighting contest were announced Monday.M/V Salty Logger, owned by Kit Sundsten and Erin Heywood, took home first prize. Second place went to F/V Flyfisher, owned by Timothy Sexton...
Merrill Sanford Bellingham, Wash.Education: St. Ann's Catholic School, Juneau-Douglas High School Graduate 1966.Occupation: Logger, Oil Truck Driver, Construction Worker, Volunteer/Paid Firefighter.Family: Married to Patti Isaak. Two brothers - Chuck...
Havoc MMA debuts in Kodiak

...Cislo-Welter.While almost everybody was making their inaugural appearance in the cage, it was the final one for Danger Bay logger Butch McGavran. It didn't end well for McGavran, as Ivanoff won by submission in the first round of the main event.After...
Tales of logging

...first children's book to include stumps, chokers, binder jacks and a runaway log truck. William ``Shorty'' Tonsgard, logger, businessman and former landfill operator has written a children's book based on his experiences growing up in Southeast...
A snapshot of Juneau, circa 1994 department donated an ax. A local logger donated a chainsaw that he used to clear-cut an area on Admiralty Island. The logger left a note, saying in 100 years that...ready to be clear-cut again. He wants a logger from the future to do it using his chainsaw...
Recovery: A lesson in perseverance

...kind of escape with substances began at age 13.Nelson grew up in Southeast Alaska, mostly in Ketchikan. Her father was a logger and raised his family mostly in logging camps across the region."I drank - I didn't even know what it was, I didn't...
Freezer raiders are claws for alarm

...Alaska Wildlife Troopers who determined the shot was legal since it was in defense of life or property.Earl Cook, a former logger who lives with his wife of 30 years in a doublewide trailer at the Switzer Village Mobile Home Park on Glacier Highway, called...


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