Tenakee Springs struggles to keep small school open

TENAKEE SPRINGS - The school in Tenakee Springs needs to double its enrollment by July 31 - or face closure...children recently left the community. Complicating things further is Tenakee's history of importing kids to meet the state's 10-student...
Tenakee Inlet remains closed to sport, personal use shrimp fishing and personal use shrimp fisheries in Tenakee Inlet will remain closed until further...area consists of all marine waters of Tenakee Inlet west of a line extending across the entrance of Tenakee Inlet from South Passage Point to East...
Board votes to close Tenakee Springs school

The school in Tenakee Springs will not open for the 2013-14...teleconference - was difficult."The Tenakee community members showed up and did advocate...Despite the temporary closure, the Tenakee Advisory School Board is still looking...
Tenakee school on the chopping block

The school in Tenakee has only three students enrolled and...enrollment for more than three years.If Tenakee were to remain open for the 2013-14...following year's budget. Money to cover Tenakee would have to come from this fund. This...
Stop development in Tenakee Inlet by opposing Sealaska legislation

For decades the residents of Tenakee Springs have been cautious about development around Tenakee Inlet. So, many of us were concerned when...Energy Fund grant application for a project in Tenakee Inlet without notifying the local government...
Tenakee Springs opposes Sealaska and IPEC geothermal site selection

...are attempting studies in geothermal power in Tenakee Inlet, but others in Tenakee are not pleased at this prospect. IPEC Chief...18 miles from Hoonah and 30 or more miles from Tenakee Springs. Mitchell said the area is estimated...
Tenakee honors veterans both young and old

The community of Tenakee recently honored Juneau veterans who have served...Trade Center, Pentagon and Pennsylvania.Joining Tenakee residents and local veterans for a fishing trip in Tenakee Inlet were Maj. Kyle Holt and Staff Sgt. Michael...
Tenakee Springs holds Ferry Appreciation Day on Wednesday

TENAKEE - In honor of the service of the Alaska Marine Highway System, the city of Tenakee Springs invites the public to its Ferry Appreciation Day from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday in Tenakee. The MV LeConte will conduct a special trip...
Stuck inside Tenakee with those Juneau blues again

...To the year-round population of Tenakee Springs, Alaska: Don't worry. I packed...Southeast Alaska region. What was I doing in Tenakee, nearly three weeks into September...aren't many places to spend your money in Tenakee; the guy who took me caving and humpback...
Tenakee Inlet sport and personal use shrimp fisheries close Oct. 1 and personal use shrimp fisheries in Tenakee Inlet beginning Oct. 1All marine waters of Tenakee Inlet west of the entrance in a line from...annual survey to monitor shrimp abundance in Tenakee Inlet.Sport and personal use shrimp fisheries...


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