My Turn: Forested communities must be made whole

...cut. Mills continue to close across the country. In Alaska, we have just one remaining medium-sized mill on Prince of Wales Island. Instead of sharing federal timber revenue with local communities, we are forced to fund the Secure Rural Schools...
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...
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...
Analysis: Southeast wolves aren't subspecies

...noteworthy" because of efforts by environmental groups to list the Alexander Archipelago wolf and other wolves on Prince of Wales Island as an endangered subspecies. The wolves are currently being considered "endangered" status by the U.S. Fish...
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...
Empire Editorial: Sealaska land deal should move forward

...fulfill the final land selection of Sealaska, which will receive 70,000 acres of Tongass National Forest land on Prince of Wales Island and other islands in Southeast Alaska.It's past time for this land selection to move forward.Sealaska has...
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...
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...
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...


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