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Alaska Editorial: Processing disaster feels it deeply.Nine people died in a floatplane crash that day while returning from a visit to Misty Fiords National Monument. No one survived. The crash occurred on one of the few days with clouds and squalls since the start of the...
Empire Editorial: Mount Polley breach a thunderous warning

...Rivers Without Borders puts it, "at the headwaters of a tributary of the Unuk River, just upstream from Misty Fiords National Monument in Alaska," a proposed massive open-pit and underground mine known as KSM - Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell...
Residents balk at plan to limit Stikine traffic

...Coronation, Maurelle and Warren Islands Endicott River Wilderness Karta River Wilderness Kootznoowoo Wilderness Misty Fiords National Monument Petersburg Creek-Duncan Salt Chuck Wilderness Pleasant, Lemesurier and Inian Islands Russell Fiord Wilderness...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...administrative assistant at SEACC, is leaving to assist with salmon tagging at a field site on the Unuk River in Misty Fiords National Monument. At SEACC, Carroll designed publications and helped keep the office organized. Aurah Landau, previously...
Five killed in plane crash near Ketchikan

...plane died when the plane crashed in the mountains of Misty Fiords National Monument, also near Ketchikan. "We want to see if there are...viewing and sightseeing tours, including flights to nearby Misty Fiords National Monument.
Investigators look into tour plane crashes

...crashes to sort out. The first accident occurred July 24, just after 2 p.m. during a flight through the Misty Fiords National Monument about 40 miles northeast of Ketchikan. The crash killed two East Coast couples and the pilot. Less than...
Trail improvements will continue with stimulus

...the funds will pay for much-needed work on Perseverance Trail, Upper Silvis Trail, three trails in the Misty Fiords National Monument and a trail near Hyder. For Perseverance, Brand said the plan is to convert much of the dilapidated boardwalk...
Native corporation finalizes purchase of cruise boat fleet

...Cruises drew about 25,000 passengers to its two tours. One, in which cruise ship passengers are taken to see Misty Fiords National Monument, grew from 1,500 passengers in 1997 to 10,000 last year, Pihlman said. An agreement with major cruise...
Cruise company will move debated dock in Misty Fiords

KETCHIKAN - A small cruise company plans to move its floating dock in Misty Fiords National Monument after two federal agencies objected to its location. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service...
State and local briefly

...investigating the incident. Floating dock gets tentative approval KETCHIKAN -- An Alaska Cruises floating dock in Misty Fiords National Monument has received the initial go-ahead. The state Division of Governmental Coordination has determined that...


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