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A few strange stories

...being creeped out by the stories. THE ATTERTON EXPEDITION, 1978Expedition 1978 was by far the most grandiose. The Petersburg Pilot reports: "Steve Atterton, 24 of Gig Harbor, WA., according to a Seattle Post-Intelligencer reporter, has...
Southeast news agencies claim awards from Alaska Press Club

...received six and the Chilkat Valley News won six. The Petersburg Pilot, Ketchikan Daily News, KFSK-FM, KRBD-FM, Skagway...recognizing her editorial writing.? Tom Hesse of the Petersburg Pilot was honored for his second-place health story of...
Ex-Petersburg school employee sentenced for child porn

...superintendent informed parents of the situation once it was discovered, and Petersen resigned from his position, the Petersburg Pilot reported at the time. The Pilot reported Petersen had worked for the school district for 10 years. He did not have...
Seniors in title showdown

...for Juneau, while Ketchikan picked up a three-run homer from Kyle Howell and another three-run homer that the Petersburg Pilot credited to Boyd Runnion while Juneau manager Bill McCauley gave it to Ricky Grams. The Keys homer led off the game...
Whales are labeled hazard to aircraft

If Petersburg pilot Rod Judy had taken off from Keku Islands seconds later than he did on a recent trip, he might have collided in mid-air with...
Petersburg Pilot publishers purchase Wrangell Sentinel

The Petersburg Pilot and the Wrangell Sentinel, two weekly newspapers serving central Southeast Alaska, are now under the same ownership. Pilot publishers...
Papers have been publishing for a century in Nome and Wrangell

...the Journal shortly before she announced on Dec. 1 the sale of her paper to Ron and Anne Loesch, owners of the Petersburg Pilot. Management operations of the two papers will be merged, but they will maintain their current staffs and offices...
Search still on for lost plane

The Coast Guard and Civil Air Patrol continued to search today for a missing Cessna 180 floatplane piloted by Lawrence "Smokey" Howell of Petersburg.
State Briefs

Search for missing plane continues JUNEAU - The search continued today for a Petersburg pilot, Lawrence "Smokey" Howell, 32, who did not return from a hunting trip to Admiralty Island on Friday. Howell's cream and...
Body of missing Petersburg pilot found near Admiralty Island

...on Admiralty Island. "He was comfortable and relaxed (on the radio)," said his best friend, Lee Gilpin, a Petersburg pilot and commercial fisherman who coordinated an exhaustive civil aircraft search when Howell went missing. "I think...


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