Sara B Peterson Roulston

...years she maintained fond ties to Juneau when traveling to and from her daughter's family home at Point Baker, Prince of Wales Island. For the last 10 years the Petersons lived in their RV traveling around the country, including a memorable month...
Independent ferry service to resume after mechanical issues

...Ferry service will resume Friday. The ferry, known as the Rainforest Islander, operates between Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell and Petersburg.The Ketchikan Daily News reports that the ferry was taken out of service in mid-October...

...CITY WEEKLYThere will be no emergency listing of Prince of Wales Island wolves on the Endangered Species List.In a letter...animals in Game Management Unit 2, which includes Prince of Wales Island and smaller islands to its west.In 2013, the...
My Turn: The Alexander Archipelago Wolf

...for a supply of timber. The Forest Service painfully crafted a small timber sale, misnamed "Big Thorne," on Prince of Wales Island, one of the Alexander Archipelago's 1,100 islands. Big Thorne involves a mere 6,200 acres of Southeast...
Five Good Reads: Michelle Hale

...strong."Sometimes a Great Notion" by Ken Kesey kicked my butt when I read it in the '80s. It reminded me of Prince of Wales Island where I lived my formative teenage years. The tragi-comic death of Joe Ben, pinned by a log in the river...
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...transmission lines, renewable energy and roads to resources, she said.Large swaths of Revillagigedo, Gravina and Prince of Wales islands are roadless areas, including the sites of two proposed mines on Prince of Wales.The ArcticDiscussed in the...
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Emergency listing sought for Prince of Wales Island wolves

...prey on Sitka black-tailed deer. The wolves on Prince of Wales Island and neighboring islands are genetically distinct...Allowing another season of hunting and trapping on Prince of Wales Island is like sucker-punching a heart-attack victim...
Beetles' biggest fan becomes dispatcher

...Juneau and became a dispatcher at the JPD Communications Center, she helped collect, sort and identify beetles on Prince of Wales Island. She compared the DNA of the beetles on the Aleutian volcano Kasatochi before and after it erupted in 2008 for...
Heavy rains force closure of Sandy Beach Road to Coffman Cove

THORNE BAY - Three days of torrential rainfall drenched Thorne Bay on Prince of Wales Island, resulting in the indefinite closure of Sandy Beach Road to Coffman Cove above Hatchery Y (Forest Road 30 and 3030 junction...
Southeast pink salmon harvest fails to meet predictions

...troll catch (we have), it will be somewhere around 30 million."District 4 - open water and the west coast of Prince of Wales Island - saw higher returns, but inside waters did not fare well this season.Walker said the poor season will not lead...


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