New ferries on schedule, on budget

...continuing problems with the AMHS' service to Prince Rupert, British Columbia.Conflicts...been able to replace a badly worn dock in Prince Rupert: Both countries require that steel...has been willing to budge.Adding to Prince Rupert's woes is a ripple effect of...
Float lodge planned for eastern POW

A Ketchikan man has applied for permission to build a floating lodge at Cholmondeley Sound on the eastern side of Prince of Wales Island.The Alaska Department of Natural Resources announced that it has received an application from Alaska Island...
My Turn: Keep Alaskan food pesticide free

I have been a rural Alaskan resident for 40 years, trolling, longlining and oyster farming for a living. Here on Prince of Wales, a huge percentage of people benefit from living in a pristine environment.Alaskan salmon, halibut, crab, shrimp...
State Library seeks VISTA Volunteers for Kake, Craig

...State Library is recruiting one VISTA volunteer for Kake and one for Craig (to join a team of two other VISTA volunteers in the Prince of Wales Island region) in the Libraries Build Communities program. The goal is to improve the educational and economic opportunities...
Independent ferry service to resume after mechanical issues

...Rainforest Islands 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...
Haiti's election economy in full swing

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A young man stands on a busy...slum overlooking downtown Port-au-Prince, where the presidential palace stood...campaign rally in downtown Port-au-Prince, dozens of young men shoved and elbowed...
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Haitians mark Voodoo day of the dead

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Revelers streamed into cemeteries across Haiti on Sunday bearing...mark the country's annual Voodoo festival of the dead.At Port-au-Prince's sprawling national cemetery, Voodoo priests and priestesses gathered...
Nation and World

...THE CAPITAL CITY WEEKLYThere will be no emergency listing of Prince of Wales Island wolves on the Endangered Species List.In a...about 900 animals in Game Management Unit 2, which includes Prince of Wales Island and smaller islands to its west.In 2013...
Forest Service finishes highway project

The U.S. Forest Service has finished rebuilding 23 miles of road on Prince of Wales Island, speeding travel between Whale Pass and Thorne Bay.The highway, Forest Highway 43, had included miles of one-lane...
Vandals attack selfie-taking prince Ottoman statue

...ordered to guard the disarmed prince.The statue, intended to...selfies with the eccentric prince."It is certainly very beautiful...It's different."The prince reflects part of Amasya's...was a prosperous town where princes, or Shahzade, were sent to...
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