Off the Beaten Path: Home in the wilderness

...arrived at what was likely Yakobi Island in July of 1741. His arrival ushered in an era of extreme change. We passed Taku Harbor, 20 miles or so south of downtown Juneau, where the colorful and iconic character "Tiger" Olson lived for decades...
Sailing club kicks off 2014 SEAS Cup

...all the good harbors around Juneau, from the docks of Taku Harbor and Funter Bay, to the great anchorage at Admiralty Cove. We even...Admiralty Cove.? Aug. 30-Sept. 1: Labor Day Taku Harbor Rendezvous.A boat can race in all of the SEAS...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, July 1, 2014

...Alaska Wildlife Troopers for retaining undersize Dungeness crab during the personal use fishery. Satre was contacted in Taku Harbor south of Juneau. State regulations require that all female crab and all male Dungeness crab less than 6.5 inches...
Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...12 Memories, like channel markershelp survivorsnavigate your death.Skipper Bill in the wheelhouse,trumpeting to Taku Harbor: 'Tis a gift to be simple'tis a gift to be free'tis a gift to come downwhere you ought to be. Your final entriesin...
See ya later, Miss Marti

...There's just too many things I like to do."Nice weekends are spent on the water with family, going out to Taku Harbor or somewhere.It might be impossible to actually list every role she's held or activity she's participated in...
Searching for the Lost Rocker Mine the summer of 1867. Just off Stockade Point, at Taku Harbor, they found the drifting canoe with the almost lifeless...They stopped at Wrangell and Sitka and then went on to Taku Harbor to commence the search. There are two stories at this...
Towering over Juneau, crane operator returns home to visit dad downtown Juneau, he gets a clear shot down the Gastineau Channel, and sometimes he can see all the way north of Taku Harbor."It's pristine," he said. "When Juneau is sunshine-y, I don't think there's any place like it."The...
Capital City Metro in Review -- Week of June 23rd, 2013

...Enhancement Capital Improvement Project was adopted. Resolution 2654A resolution de-appropriating $22,406 from the Taku Harbor Transient Moorage Facility Capital Improvement Project was adopted.Resolution 2655A resolution ratifying the labor agreement...
Francis Marion Jones

...JonesFrancis Marion Jones "the Legend of Taku Harbor" passed away February 21, 2013...Admiralty Island), Tiger Olson, of Taku Harbor, with the help of Joe Smith...he so loved on his house boat in Taku Harbor, and he only fell off a handful...
1950-51 JHS Northern Division, Southeast Champs

...on April 18. Fox died at the Government Hospital in Juneau. She was the wife of Jimmie Fox. Aunt Sally was born at Taku Harbor about 1838 and lived in the Gastineau Channel area all her life.On May 10, the new mill for the Juneau Lumber co...


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