David John Nesgoda

...a quiet part of Tee Harbor. David started the project with trees he personally selected from the Tongass Forest subsistence lumber program. He had many life-long friends scattered throughout the country, with whom he never lost touch. To those who knew...
Making Local Work: Tenakee Logging Company

...Then there's the fact that TLC's lumber is sustainably harvested. "Sustainable...We were paying a fortune to import lumber," Gordon said. "It was time consuming...on their own. In 2002, they bought a lumber mill from a fellow Tenakee resident...
Volunteers build boxes for displaced sled dogs in Willow

...gathered at the Ester Fire House on Saturday and Sunday to help cut lumber and construct boxes to house the sled dogs, reported The Fairbanks...volunteers to work.Volunteers worked in teams while cutting the lumber and putting the boxes together. Once the panels were constructed...
Thank you for Floyd Dryden support

...Clare, Batac Ligsay, Rejuvenation, Little Hong Kong, Trove's, and Adrienne Schwartz.Supplies and equipment: Valley Lumber, Alaska Litho, Tyler Rental, Valley Paint Center, The Home Depot, Glacier Gardens, Julie Bates, Shanna Burns, Angy Cunningham...
Pure Sole: My father's hands

...found a lost hunter.My father's hands built a house.They cut trees and cleared stumps.They moved boulders and hauled lumber from miles away.My father's hands installed telephone lines for the Alaska Telephone Company.They installed the first...
Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again

...contract for the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island.The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that Viking Lumber Co. in Klawock is the winner of the sale's stewardship contract. Tongass National Forest spokesman Kent Cummins said he...
Alaska Airlines turning to tree power

...In this case, we're using the residue of the forestry industry. We're using materials that can't be used in pulp and lumber ... and we use a portion of that to be produced into fuels."NARA is a five-year project supported by the U.S. Department...
Police & Fire for Thursday, May 28, 2015

...wanted CCFR to see it. CCFR found that a cigarette had caused the potting soil to get hot enough to char the pressure treated lumber that formed the perimeter of the planter. Incident was document with photos. CCFR also responded to a report of electrical...
My Turn: Protection for wolves indirect, speculative

The U.S. Forest Service awarded the Big Thorne timber sale to Viking Lumber of Klawock last October. The action came after more than a year-long delay, and the sale's implementation is still being...
Lumber prices rally for timber industry

...EUGENE, Ore. - Prices in the depressed lumber industry have risen recently, as production...publication reports the recent price of framing lumber was up 9.7 percent from a year ago and...and U.S. financial crisis have pushed lumber demand to its lowest level in modern history...


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