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...economies. Otherwise, they will suffer tremendously during times of low fish prices or fish failures. In 1996 the Pelican Seafood plant closed. It probably would still be closed today if we did not purchase it. Our proposed plans did not work out...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...waiting for something that sounds like a reasonable and honest excuse to slip from the lips of one Gordon Jackson. Pelican Seafoods Plant is a Cold Storage with 2 to 3 million pounds of in-house frozen storage constantly available. The statement...
Pelican seafood plant lays off workers

Pelican Seafoods has laid off employees and will be operating this season on a "downsized scale," according to Duff Mitchell, chief operating officer of Kake Tribal Corp., which owns the processor.
Pelican's school loses funding

...funding gap. One proposal is to subdivide city-owned property and put it up for sale. The city foreclosed on the Pelican Seafoods plant in 2010. Wolff said the community is hopeful someone might see the value in the old plant, but its ammonia systems...
Pelican seeking to take over electric utility from Kake Tribal

...the decertification request other than to ask for an extension of time to respond. Kake Tribal purchased the Pelican Seafoods plant, and its associated utility, in 1996. It had difficulty operating the fish plant successfully, and in 2008...
Pelican Seafoods plant foreclosed by city

The City of Pelican now owns the troubled Pelican Seafoods plant, after foreclosing on owner Ed Bahrt & Associates last month and jumping in line ahead of previous owner Kake Tribal Corp. The...
Pelican fears loss of fish plant without a fish processor, and that means it is a town facing an uncertain future. Two operators of the Pelican Seafoods plant have failed to make a go of it in recent years. The plant, the biggest business enterprise in Pelican, is now...
Hard times in Pelican tried.'' In the past couple of years, Kake Tribal Corp. has conducted only skeletal operations at its Pelican Seafoods plant, purchased from a Japanese company in 1996. The amount of fish processed at the plant slid from 5.5 million...
Kake Tribal Corp. gets back on track

...area's hydroelectric power. Kake Tribal also owns operations in Pelican though it recently lost its interest in the Pelican Seafood plant when its owner lost it to foreclosure due to back taxes. Kake hopes to contest that, Malin said. Kake also owns...
Pelican Seafoods foreclosure auction delayed

Kake Tribal Corp. canceled its Pelican Seafoods plant foreclosure auction Tuesday, fearing risk from a release of the plant's ammonia coolant, and possible liability. "We felt...


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