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New plan to resurrect Ship Creek power plant pitched

ANCHORAGE - A developer is trying to resurrect a long-defunct power plant in Anchorage's Ship Creek and hopes to have a deal within the next month.Knik Arm Power Plant owner Randy Hobbs has found an interested investor, DCO...
Seven cited for fishing in Ship Creek fishermen for illegally going after salmon in the Ship Creek area of Anchorage. Beginning Monday, the Department...creek were estimated to be there. Only the section of Ship Creek below the Chugach Electric power plant dam will reopen...
Anchorage trail eroding into Ship Creek

...Concrete barriers, orange cones and blue plastic fencing block bike riders and walkers from a quarter-mile section of the Ship Creek Trail in Anchorage. Groundwater and the creek are undercutting the trail and eroding the bank to within a foot of the...
Tourist rescues angler from Anchorage's Ship Creek

...David Kawagley as he floated down Ship Creek and helped pull him to safety. Kawagley...he had read a tour guide about Ship Creek, a popular urban fishery. Coho...He was standing near a bridge over Ship Creek when he saw Kawagley struggling in...
State to halt Anchorage sport fishing on Ship Creek

...biologists said the run of king salmon in Ship Creek is drastically below normal. Biologists...It's pretty devoid of fish." Ship Creek will be closed to all sport fishing...Dolly Varden fishing. The section of Ship Creek below the Chugach Power Plant dam...
Top 4 free things to do in Anchorage

...through neighborhoods.SHIP CREEKWalk a few blocks from the city's hustle and bustle and you'll find a salmon stream. Ship Creek runs along the edge of downtown Anchorage, attracting anglers who often stand shoulder-to-shoulder in, or on...
Eklutna River Bridge moves forward the public for discussion.According to project manager Lance DeBernardi, the preferred design is similar to the Ship Creek Bridge in Anchorage.The state granted $14 million for the project. Actual construction costs will run about $10...
My Turn: Fairbanks hatchery has solution to Yukon salmon woes

...subsistence, commercial and sport fisheries.The new Anchorage sportfish hatchery is releasing Chinook and coho salmon into Ship Creek, which is now the biggest sport fishery in the state. This has been a recreational and financial success for downtown...
Family's memories uncovered after 50 years

ANCHORAGE - Last summer, workers demolishing an old Alaska Railroad warehouse near Ship Creek found something unusual inside a wall. It was an old-fashioned photo album: Black leather-bound cover with pages made of...
Invasive sawfly identified in Sitka

...Seward, Kenai and in the Matanuska-Susitna area, according to the Cooperative Extension Service. Anchorage's Ship Creek has been particularly hard hit, said Bob Gorman, a CES agent in Sitka."It's pretty well cleared out of alder...


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