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In the early 1960s, shortly after Alaska became a state, a stranger knocked at Nancy Strand's door. This was Petersburg, a small, rough yet friendly fishing village full of salty Norwegians.
Southeast news agencies claim awards from Alaska Press Club

...received six and the Chilkat Valley News won six. The Petersburg Pilot, Ketchikan Daily News, KFSK-FM, KRBD-FM...recognizing her editorial writing.? Tom Hesse of the Petersburg Pilot was honored for his second-place health story of...
Ex-Petersburg school employee sentenced for child porn

...superintendent informed parents of the situation once it was discovered, and Petersen resigned from his position, the Petersburg Pilot reported at the time. The Pilot reported Petersen had worked for the school district for 10 years. He did not...
Seniors in title showdown

Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League All-Stars may have lost the in-game home run derby to the Stikine Pilots, but Juneau won where it counted as the GCLL All-Stars claimed an 18-6 victory Monday in the District II Senior (age 15-16) Little League Baseball Championships in Petersburg. Stikine, which is a combined team from Petersburg and Wrangell, hit four homers in the game to Juneau's three as both teams took advantage of the short, 270-foot temporary fence at Mort Fryer Field.
Petersburg Pilot publishers purchase Wrangell Sentinel

The Petersburg Pilot and the Wrangell Sentinel, two weekly newspapers serving central Southeast Alaska, are now under the same ownership. Pilot publishers...
Papers have been publishing for a century in Nome and Wrangell

...told the Journal shortly before she announced on Dec. 1 the sale of her paper to Ron and Anne Loesch, owners of the Petersburg Pilot. Management operations of the two papers will be merged, but they will maintain their current staffs and offices...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Southeast Alaska State Fairgrounds in Haines. Home>Archives> Chilkat Valley Olympics begin in Haines Feb. 5 The Petersburg Pilot Prince of Wales Island to host first marathon Plan now to join other teams and individual runners in the first-ever...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...present. Instead, the issue will be discussed during the board's regular meeting in March. Brian F. Johnson The Petersburg Pilot Trail of '98 dog race Champions from the Iditarod and the Yukon Quest will be at the starting line today for the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Inside out THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Burgers and lies The Petersburg Pilot served up a hot and juicy story March 30. According to the front page article, a multi-national fast-food chain was buying...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Even though she's going to need a lot of work and may never fly again, local aviation enthusiasts can't wait until Dixie, a ditched Douglas DC-3, hops a barge from Petersburg and heads north to Juneau.


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