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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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-07-28/logger-medevaced-ketchikan
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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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051101/Loc_Recycling.html
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The second strangest story ever told

...profited, many died, and the majority returned dejected to the Lower 48. Those who remained worked as miners, fishermen and loggers when there was work. Colp, broke and in the company of three partners living in a shack, was residing in Wrangell when the...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-08-12
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Loggers want to sell felled trees in disputed timber case

...group plan to ask a federal judge to allow loggers sell the wood they've already cut from...brought by the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe that loggers must suspend the salvage timber sale until...could take up to two years, though, and loggers hope Singleton will allow them to sell...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071705/sta_20050717020.shtml
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Loggers want to sell felled trees in disputed timber case

...group plan to ask a federal judge to allow loggers sell the wood they've already cut from...brought by the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe that loggers must suspend the salvage timber sale until...could take up to two years, though, and loggers hope Singleton will allow them to sell...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071705/sta_20050717009.shtml
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U.S. Forest Service offers loggers three-year extensions in Southeast

...The U.S. Forest Service is offering loggers in Southeast Alaska three-year extensions...some assistance from the government, loggers are unable to harvest timber "without...contracts awarded after Jan. 1, 1997. Loggers must apply and qualify, the agency said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081502/sta_logging.shtml
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Measure sets buffer zones for loggers

Loggers in Interior Alaska would have to spare...no-cut zone. House Bill 131 mandates that loggers must leave all trees within 66 feet of...those waters. There is an exception. Loggers could harvest timber in the area between...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022602/sta_logzones.shtml
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"By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival to be held Aug. 8-9 in Coffman Cove

...promote healthy fisheries.Located on the northeast coast of Prince of Wales Island, Coffman Cove was founded as a base for loggers and served in that role for decades until the closure of Ketchikan Pulp Co. in 1997. After the town's largest industry...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-29/sea-arts-seafood-festival-be-held-aug-8-9
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Seafood, art, music by the sea

...seafood," Hedges said.Located on the northeast coast of Prince of Wales Island, Coffman Cove was founded as a base for loggers and served in that role for decades until the closure of Ketchikan Pulp Co. in 1997. After the town's largest industry...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-08-05
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Forest Service will get public's help as it drafts logging plan for Tongass

The U.S. Forest Service wants to encourage loggers to cut down young trees and leave the old ones behind.To that end, it is bringing Tongass National Forest stakeholders to the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-23/forest-service-will-get-publics-help-it
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