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A prophet for the masses

...Alaska because this is my roots."LeBeau graduated from Ketchikan in 2005.Growing up he would travel by boat from Pennock Island, between Gravina and Revillagigedo Islands at the eastern end of the Tongass Narrows, to Ketchikan. The island...
Taking a freezing dip for a good cause

...four-person relay event of the Pennock Island Challenge swim race on Aug. 6...foursome completed the race around Pennock Island, located south of Ketchikan...of an 8-mile long lap around Pennock Island, which is located just south...
Jones sweeps week-end swim races Sitka on Saturday and then won the 8.2-mile Pennock Island Challenge in Ketchikan on Sunday.Jones is the first...00.A total of 25 swimmers swam in Ketchikan's Pennock Island Challenge in the Tongass Narrows. Of the 25 master...
My turn: Break away from boondoggle bridge

...the proposed Gravina Island via Pennock Island boondoggle bridge down our citizens...the money coming from, Frank? Pennock Island is a tribal graveyard for the...southern tip to northern tip of Pennock Island facing Ketchikan. Has anybody...
Don't build a bridge

...building on any kind of bridge from Ketchikan-Pennock Island-Gravina Island. Pennock Island was and still is tribal burial grounds for...afford to be buried in the Ketchikan Cemetery. Pennock Island's graveyard starts from the southern tip...
New cost estimate for Ketchikan bridges up 37 percent

...two-bridge system linking the city to Pennock Island and Gravina Island, which holds...the 250-foot-high bridge to Pennock Island and the 160-foot high bridge linking Pennock Island to Gravina Island were attributed...
Ketchikan bridge is desecration bridge be built from Ketchikan to Gravina Island via Pennock Island. Pennock Island is an active ancestral tribal burial ground of...extend from the southern end to the northern end of Pennock Island. We, as Indian people, don't want our Indian...
My turn: Bridges to economic growth

Contracts are to be assigned soon to begin constructing two bridges linking Ketchikan, via Pennock Island, to its airport on Gravina Island. This comes 33 years after the first airport plan requested a "hard link" to the airport...
Dedication drives Ketchikan's Jesse LeBeau

A little after 6 a.m. on a dark winter morning, a skiff edges out from Pennock Island, crosses Tongass Narrows and docks on the Ketchikan city waterfront. After securing the boat, a solitary figure makes his way...
Focus on drinkable water, Ketchikan

...Vote "No" on the Berth IV dock. Vote "No" on the Pennock Island and Gravina Island improvements proposed by John Stewart...water? We don't need 6.5 miles of new road on Pennock Island or miles of new roads on Gravina Island. Look at...


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