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At National Guard reunion, veterans reminisce, swap stories

...together for decades. Retired Guard member Mac Metcalfe, who served in Vietnam in 1968, went on to teach on Prince of Wales Island, then re-enlisted at age 40 in 1987. He said he served with both Mitchell and Carrillo for about 20 years...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-02/national-guard-reunion-veterans-reminis
Local
"By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival to be held Aug. 8-9 in Coffman Cove

...sustainable market for the region's artists, and promote healthy fisheries.Located on the northeast coast of Prince of Wales Island, Coffman Cove was founded as a base for loggers and served in that role for decades until the closure of Ketchikan...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-29/sea-arts-seafood-festival-be-held-aug-8-9
Art
Groups want hunting season suspended for rare wolves

...road-building for the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island, which will include old-growth forest.Greenpeace...We have to protect the few remaining wolves on Prince of Wales Island right now, or they'll be gone."Alexander...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-23/groups-want-hunting-season-suspended-ra
State
Company plans new tech for mine near Ketchikan

...Bokan-Dotson Ridge rare earth elements mining project on Prince of Wales Island, has acquired the exclusive rights to new technology...the Bokan project site on the southeast coast of Prince of Wales Island is accessible with the necessary deep-water port...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-23/company-plans-new-tech-mine-near-ketchi
State
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110303/sta_pow.shtml
News
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-07-11/new-memorial-craig-honors-prince-wales-
State
Foresters find historic canoe on Prince of Wales Island

Sealaska foresters working on Prince of Wales Island have unearthed a partially complete Haida canoe from the forest floor, and are estimating its age at more than 100 years old...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-07-12/foresters-find-historic-canoe-price-wal
Local
Hundreds of rabbits released onto Prince of Wales Island

...Alaska State Troopers say a 67-year-old man from Whale Pass released hundreds of domesticated rabbits onto Prince of Wales Island. The Anchorage Daily News reports that the troopers issued a summons for creating a land nuisance to Gregorio...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070410/reg_665174619.shtml
regional
Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again

...Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island.The U.S. Forest Service...Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island. The sale was taken off the...impacts that have occurred on Prince of Wales Island... the place where industrial...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-02/viking-lumber-wins-big-thorne-contract-
Local
Stolen totem pole comes home

...solved the mystery of a totem pole stolen from Prince of Wales Island decades ago.As the first speaker for Sealaska...was able to find photos that show the pole in the Prince of Wales Island village of Tuxecan and information linking the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-05/stolen-totem-pole-comes-home
Local

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