From field to freezer

...retrieved shortly afterward by Wildlife Educator Tennie Bentz, and a donated buck an ADF&G biologist shot on Prince of Wales Island.Fish and Game does not discourage people from shooting fawns, Larsen said, as their chance of surviving the...
Edna Bay is newest Alaska city

...signed the certificate of incorporation for the city of Edna Bay, a small community on Kosciusko Island near Prince of Wales Island, on Oct. 13, according to a news release from the department. The city has a population of 49.On Oct. 3...
Visions of a quick switch

...There are a number of small mills that will cut boards out of young growth," he said.A business based on Prince of Wales Island had hoped to expand its offerings of second-growth decking to outside markets, but it has had enough demand...
Lady liberty

...Q: What's your take on the shrinking timber industry in Southeast and the pending Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island?A: I really believe in business and free market enterprise. The only hesitance I have is about the safety of...
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...have been frustrating for the Prince of Wales Island town of Thorne Bay, Mayor...
Empire Editorial: It's time for sustainable logging

...the region, according to the study, including Viking Lumber (which was interviewed as part of the study) on Prince of Wales Island. If logged at a controlled pace - 35 million board feet per year of log supply, for instance - a mill located...
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...
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...
State | Local
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...


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