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Trek through 'the flats' reveals beauty of wetlands

...Airport. In 1960 the Army Corps of Engineers dredged a navigational channel between Gastineau Channel and Fritz Cove/Stevens Passage, of which the deposits formed the "sand islands" which have existed on the wetlands ever since. Egan Drive was...
Chums return in record numbers

...Gillnetters Association. "I'd be pressed to pick one place in particular," Duckett said. In the Taku Inlet and the Stevens Passage, gillnetters enjoyed the third highest summer chum harvest on record, catching more than 350,000 chums. This...
A year of Wild Shots

...Sometimes it seems alive as it traces the tree tops, moving up and down, like the humpbacks that travel through Stevens Passage. There are the vistas, the glaciers and the mountains rising in majestic emerald contrast straight up out of the...
Outsiders: Julie Bohler

...just fun." Worst outdoor experience: "I would have to say it was actually here a couple years ago crossing the Stevens Passage in my kayak, in quite rough condition. It was pretty scary, but we made it." Best outdoor experience: "Well...
Accumulated fragments: The little long-lost towns and villages of the CBJ

...municipality.Fish CreekOn the northern end of Douglas Island, a creek called Fish Creek flows into Fritz Cove, a part of Stevens Passage. This creek drains a sizeable watershed ? in the upper end a ski resort would be developed in the mid-20th century...
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
Summer of chum

...record season in terms of chum salmon in Taku Inlet and Stevens Passage. "In particular, there was one week where gillnetters...than 800,000 chum were caught in the Taku Inlet and Stevens Passage area and more than 700,000 in the Lynn Canal area...
Body of Petersburg fisherman found

On Friday, the body of Petersburg fisherman James Odegaard, 47, was found in the surf at the edge of Stevens Passage. After positive identification was made, the Coast Guard said, family members were notified Friday afternoon. The body, which...
DOT dubs fast-ferry switch 'experiment'

...transportation. The governor wants to know if fast vehicles can run through wavy winter waters in Clarence Strait and Stevens Passage at high speeds. Officials don't know exactly the demand for fast ferries in Petersburg and Ketchikan, but are...
James Brunette

...nephews, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. His ashes will be spread at an undetermined date in Stevens Passage north of Juneau Alaska. Donations can be made to the Willamette Valley Hospice1015 3rd St NWSalem, OR 97304Attn...
Elsie W. Brunette

...friends and acquaintances. At her request, there will be no memorial service. She requested her ashes be spread in Stevens Passage north of Juneau at a date yet to be determined. Her spouse may be contacted at 6589 Fairway Ave. SE, Salem, OR...


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