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Sitka company fined $75,000 for improper fish waste disposal

...Valdez harbor.KCAW reported a 2014 dive survey showed a Silver Bay Seafoods pipe was discharging waste at a depth of three...shallow water can pile up and smother the sea floor.Silver Bay CEO Rich Riggs said in statement that the company takes...
Silver Bay Logging files for bankruptcy protection

Wrangell-based Silver Bay Logging has filed for bankruptcy protection...reorganizes. Under current plans, Silver Bay would continue to run its Wrangell sawmill...upward of 500 employees, Champion said. Silver Bay has about 10 employees in Juneau. Silver...
Silver Bay pulls out of bankruptcy

Silver Bay Logging will begin repaying its more than...log only part of the season. This year Silver Bay will operate its Wrangell sawmill for the...As part of the reorganization plan, Silver Bay Logging will sell its marine division...
Empire editorial: The plight of Silver Bay Logging: A saga of politics posing as law

...Southeast Alaska is in trouble. Silver Bay Logging's filing for Chapter 11...Council was quick to gloat over the Silver Bay announcement. SEACC's Aurah Landau...attempt to diminish the status of Silver Bay's operations. Among a number of...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Silver Bay to buy mill 6/30/97

...Home Monday, June 30, 1997 Silver Bay to buy mill Juneau logging company...shut down its Wrangell sawmill, Silver Bay Logging Inc. has agreed to buy it. Silver Bay is still negotiating to purchase...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Sitka must wait longer for gift of old pulp mill 9/4/98

...assessments at the mill site and nearby Silver Bay. Initially the assessments were...major health risks. But risks to Silver Bay, where decades of wood-waste residue...seriously at taking no action (on Silver Bay cleanup) because we felt risks to...
Seafood processor sells stake to StarKist

...Dongwon Industries by Sitka-based Silver Bay Seafoods has been public since November...familiar with Charlie the Tuna," Silver Bay CEO Rich Riggs told the chamber Wednesday...It definitely demonstrates that Silver Bay has arrived."Riggs said that since...
Baranof Island brew 6-packed for travel

...Aug. 29, the first 50 cases of Baranof Brewing's Silver Bay IPA left for Juneau in 12-ounce cans.Six months ago...drinking our beer," Feurey said.The brewery's first Silver Bay Indian Pale Ale was canned last month. Feurey said Baranof...
Empire Editorial: With new plan for The Road, history shows a lawsuit will follow

...accounts for less than 1 percent of job and wages in the region and employs fewer people (325) than it did in 1890.Silver Bay Logging filed for bankruptcy in 2003 after its 10-year struggle to obtain a sustainable timber supply was "beset by...
Oil sheen observed in Wrangell after boat sinking

...seen surrounding the area.The 60-foot steel-hulled Silver Bay II, a former tug that is now a recreational vessel...pollution investigators flew over the area, the Wrangell Silver Bay logging sawmill along Zimovia Strait, and observed a...


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