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Sens Begich, Murkowski call for action on transboundary mines

...on that promise.One of the proposed mines, the Red Chris Project, is being constructed in the headwaters of the Stikine River watershed. According to Ed Jones, a fisheries biologist at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Stikine is...
Company behind Mt. Polley disaster to open mine near Southeast Alaska

...and gold mine, is being constructed in northwest British Columbia near the Iskut River, a major tributary of the Stikine River. The Red Chris is predicted to process almost 30,000 tons of ore per day for 28 years, according to the Imperial...
Letter to the editor: Pay attention to dangerous Canadian mines

...Bristol Bay. The KSM mine is only one of many proposed mines in this region; another open-pit mine, Red Chris in the Stikine River watershed, is scheduled to open in this month. We, as Southeast Alaskans, as fishermen and as business owners...
National Geographic Explorer to speak at JACC

...Arts and Culture Center. Davis, First Nations and others worked to protect the birthplace of the Skeena, Nass and Stikine rivers from industrial development that threatened to destroy the rivers' healthy salmon runs. Davis will be joined by...
Angoon overpowers Wrangell for B championship

...nine points and Cole Appleman drew a foul on a 3-point attempt, knocking down all of the charity shots to bring the Stikine River boys to 54-48 with 14:12 left.Angerman drove baseline and lifted a shot over J. Jamestown to the glass to make...
My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines

...the only B.C. mine that threatens our region. Developers are planning three mines upriver from Wrangell in the Stikine River watershed. They're called Galore Creek, Schaft Creek and Red Chris. All have the potential to pollute the Stikine...
My Turn: Transboundary impacts on Southeast fishing

...the Scud River, a salmon-producing tributary of the Stikine River. Emptying out at Wrangell, the Stikine is a huge salmon-producing...between Schaft Creek and Mess Creek, a tributary of the Stikine River. Mining the deposit would generate 100 million tons of...
National Geographic explorer Davis to speak in Juneau May 14

...will focus on how First Nations and others including Davis worked to protect the birthplace of the Skeena, Nass and Stikine Rivers from industrial development that threatened to destroy the rivers' healthy salmon runs.Davis will be joined by...
Gold Medal Bracket Previews

...God they kept Wrangell in the loop as the team brough some fresh blood to the court, literally, as they used their Stikine River mentality to almost make it to Saturday.Wrangell beat Hoonah (75-70), lost to Haines (66-58), beat Klukwan...
Two more games

...the surprise is that the Chilkat River boys are not coming. The Hotch kids were fun to watch.Dry your tears.The Stikine River lads more than compensate. Wrangell made a huge splash last year and the talk is this year will feature even more...


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