Edna Bay will be Alaska's newest city

...mathematically impossible for the "no" side to win.Edna Bay, located on the south side of Kosciusko Island, west of Prince of Wales Island, will become the first city incorporated in Alaska since Gustavus in 2004. Voters in Naukati rejected an incorporation...
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Business news roundup: Win a free phone, have fun doing it

...notice for the project. "The (partially) floating log slide is located on the West Arm of Cholmondeley, on SE Prince of Wales Island. The remaining project components are on Revilla Island and include Shelter Cove, Upper Carroll, Fire Cove...
Scientists use CSI-style tests to count Alaska wolf packs

...ANCHORAGE - Wedged in a floatplane buzzing low above Prince of Wales Island, scientists sometimes spot the wolves after a...their droppings.That's particularly true on Prince of Wales Island, Logan said. Wolf scat doesn't last long in...
Agency to review Archipelago wolves

...A subspecies of gray wolf found on Alaska's Prince of Wales Island will be considered for listing under the Endangered...of Alexander Archipelago wolves, which live on Prince of Wales Island near the tip of Alaska's Panhandle.Rebecca...
Update: State seeks to intervene in timber lawsuits three lawsuits filed by environmental groups against a proposed timber sale by the U.S. Forest Service on Prince of Wales Island.Gov. Sean Parnell's office on Monday announced the state's request to the U.S. District Court in the...
Industry could suffer if Big Thorne stalls

...project, which would clear-cut about 3,700 acres of old-growth forest in the Tongass National Forest on Prince of Wales Island. More than 8,000 acres of old-growth and second-growth forest would be harvested, producing about 116 million...
My Turn: Time for bold actions on the Tongass now, not in 10 years

...updated map and estimates of second growth available now and into the future. She also asked the Viking mill on Prince of Wales Island what it needed to make transition possible. Based on the Forest Service numbers and mill owner needs, Mater showed...
Memoir chronicles float camp life

...Alaska, Don Robbins began teaching high-school-level students at the land-based camp at Labouchere Bay on Prince of Wales Island. Biz Robbins followed as a special-education aide.They soon built a geodesic-dome house in Ketchikan, and...
Prince of Wales Island piques interest of paleontologists worldwide

...sun has barely risen over Prince of Wales Island, and Tongass National Forest...type of limestone found on Prince of Wales Island. "The reason why they call...together to make sense." Prince of Wales Island fossils are attracting growing...
New memorial in Craig honors Prince of Wales Island veterans

...something done. He knew that Prince of Wales Island needed a veterans' memorial...veterans with notable records on Prince of Wales Island, Dawson said. He described...people attended. Three senior Prince Of Wales Island veterans were honored at the...


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