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...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...
Swimming for a cause, swimming for family swim in the 10-mile Kingdom Swim Series in Vermont, the Sitka Sound Ocean Adventure 10K Swim, and Sitka's Pennock Island Challenge. Kristin and her mother plan another open water swim in the future.Friend and fellow swimmer Cody Brunette...
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...
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...

...developed very well without having access to it." The project is actually two bridges, one connecting Ketchikan to Pennock Island and another connecting Pennock to Gravina Island. The state's $230 million price tag also includes six miles of...
New fish waste rules stir debate

...residents, but at least there's growing recognition of the problem, Hummel said. For Jirschele, who lives on Pennock Island, relief can't come soon enough. "You have to do something about this. We can't live like this anymore...
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...
Juneau Access among top DOT projects

...airport located on Gravina Island. The project would include two bridges, one from Ketchikan to Pennock Island and another from Pennock Island to Gravina. The project is expected to cost about $244 million, according to DOT. DOT is completing...
Gravina project an affront to Natives

...proposed $240 million bridge to Gravina Island via Pennock Island to get the products of logging to Ketchikan. This bridge will also further desecrate our Tribal graves on Pennock Island. In my opinion, this is a master plan of a few opulent...
Rep. Williams files to run for vacated Senate seat

...Creek, Clover Pass, Coffman Cove, Gravina Island, Hollis, Ketchikan, Meyers Chuck, Mountain Point, Mud Bay, Pennock Island, Saxman, Thorne Bay and Ward Cove. Williams said he believes his longtime working relationships with members of...


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