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Remote winters

...Baranof's winter caretakers; they're there from October to May. They've lived remotely for years, off and on, in Port Alexander and Thorne Bay, "so an opportunity to be even more remote was a welcome choice," they wrote in an email. "Just...
Eyak's sinking leaves Port Alexander isolated

...get mail, fuel and freight to Port Alexander, a small community of 45 people...bunch," said Debra Gifford, Port Alexander's mayor. "It changes things...available."Gifford has lived in Port Alexander since 1976, before the Eyak began...
Brown winter is abnormal but no record

...far above normal for this time of year. On Dec. 15, Petersburg, Klawock, Craig, Point Baker, Coffman Cove, Port Alexander, Ketchikan, Hoonah, Pelican, Juneau and Haines all either tied or set record-high temperatures. In Craig...
Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...finagled a ride on a supply helicopter heading south to Baranof Island, where, at a remote salmon hatchery near Port Alexander, she interviewed its nine-person staff about their jobs, their lives, and their relationships, all carried out...
Coast Guard medevacs woman in Port Alexander

...woman reportedly suffering from complications associated with a lower back injury aboard the fishing vessel Annie B in Port Alexander on Sunday.An Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoisted the injured woman and transported her to...
Thank you from Herring Hop

...returned with a beautiful painting to donate to the auction; Harris Aircraft Services for the one way ticket back to Port Alexander; Mike Mayo, f/v Coral Lee, the stainless circle hooks, former board member and longstanding supporter Kari Johnson...
Dixie Hood

...Piper in Bellingham, Wash. Granddaughters Ember in Port Alexander, Ceanne in Mt. Vernon, Wash., teenaged great-granddaughters...1980s. Marc was also a commercial fisherman out of Port Alexander and Sitka. His name is on the Alaska Commercial Fishermen's...
Couple opens a bigger Hot Bite

...over the years," said Kim Luedke from her home in Port Alexander, on the southern tip of Baranof Island, where her...ready to move on." The Luedkes record the weather in Port Alexander for the National Weather Service and the Federal Aviation...
Let nature take its course

...Southeast? I urge the Klukwan, Inc. shareholders to pull their request with the state to aerially spray Long Island and creatively explore the other available methods, or let nature take its course healing the land. Anissa Berry Port Alexander
Protect Tongass watersheds

...Service's Wilderness Plan? Juneau's neighbors, the cities of Gustavus, Pelican, Tenakee Springs, Hydaburg, and Port Alexander, all support safeguarding additional lands in the Tongass through Wilderness or LUD II protections. The tribal governments...


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