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Coal Village faded, but coal interest still burns

PORT GRAHAM - A field near Port Graham hides the marks of a sizable coal town that was established in...foundry and mining structures. "It's all overgrown now," said Port Graham Chief Patrick Norman. "Elders still have stories. They used...
Torrent artifacts reach surface

...140 years ago when it sank off Port Graham. The dishes the 135 travelers...mission to build a fort possibly near Port Graham, when it ran aground July 15...gale, finally drawing close to Port Graham in the dim, overcast light of...
Finn, Loescher wed Nov. 2, 2014 in Tacoma, Washington. The bride's parents are Robert W. Loescher of Juneau and Helen Young of Port Graham, Alaska. The groom's parents are Kelly Finn of Seattle, Washington, and Georgiann Finn of Kent, Washington...
Chugach: School of hard knocks

...has extended anything positive or good down to my level in the village,'' said Elenore McMullen, 59, chief of the Port Graham Village Council. ``I make more money investing in the stock market than the corporation is making,'' said Fanny...
Officials prepare to update Kachemak use plan

...will be held in south-shore bay and lower Cook Inlet communities, including Halibut Cove, Seldovia, Nanwalek and Port Graham, as well as Anchorage. The planning group will be at future events like next May's Kachemak Shorebird Festival...
Villagers express concern about losing their VPSO

PORT GRAHAM - Older people in this remote Kenai Peninsula village can still of those parties. It made my hair stand up," Meganack said. Now Port Graham is once again contemplating life without a local cop. Meganack, 51...
Homer man believed to be dead is rescued alive

...from the clinic in the village of Port Graham to a hospital in Homer today. ``He's doing real well,'' said Port Graham health aide Elenore vessel and took him to Port Graham,'' Lyons said. Barber said...
AFN convention to return to Fairbanks

...return to the Interior next year. The AFN board will make its final decision on the convention in early December. Port Graham elder Anesia Metcalf was surprised when she got off the airplane at Fairbanks International Airport. People greeted...
Given up for dead, man never lost faith

...dramatic rescue by the people of Port Graham and the U.S. Coast Guard, Sanarov...beach at high tide. Residents of Port Graham aboard a skiff tapped on the overturned...rescuers from the village of Port Graham again heard undeniable knocking...
Five Alaska Native tribes lose appeal on fishing limits

...overridden by Commerce Department regulations. The mostly Native villages of Eyak, Tatitlek, Chanega, Nanwalek and Port Graham traditionally have fished in areas of Prince William Sound, the Gulf of Alaska and lower Cook Inlet. In 1993, the...


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