Troopers, Coast Guard search for missing Wrangell boater

WRANGELL - State and federal responders are continuing to search for a Wrangell man overdue from a boating trip.Alaska State Troopers say 53-year-old Kenneth Trammel left Wrangell on Nov. 5 aboard his 38-foot boat, the Thalasa...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back be on a health committee.In 1970, she took the first of many trips to Washington, D.C., to speak to members of Congress about the need for health care."My first trip there were so many tribal groups and my heart was just touched...
Review: The sad beauty of 'Cabin, Clearing, Forest' names have been changed; his characters live on Starr Hill and Gastineau Avenue, go fishing on Thane Road, and make trips to Foodland. They also get beat up and arrested in front of the Imperial Bar, get pissing-their-pants drunk Out the Road...
Chilkoot Trail artist residences accepted through Feb. 1

...program includes a wilderness backpacking trip across an international border that to combine my arts practice into this trip was the best thing for me. And the length of the trip was integral to the process ? it was incredible...
More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport

...and Virgin America but not for Delta Air Lines and some smaller carriers.- Check the airline's website five days before the trip. That's when some elite fliers are upgraded to first class, freeing up their coach seats. Another wave of upgrades occurs...
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Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...Garcia said an escort vessel with ice-breaking capability and a helicopter that can scout for ice will accompany the ship on the trip that sold out within a month after online reservations went on sale last year."Safety is paramount with Crystal," Garcia...
Search on for Wrangell fisherman

...searching for a Wrangell boater who embarked on a five-day fishing trip on Nov. 5 and hasn't been seen since.Trooper spokeswoman...53-year-old Wrangell resident, Trammel left for a fishing trip on his white 38-foot Bayliner "Thalasa" on Nov. 5 and planned...
UAS yields key data for fishing industry

...the spot. It always applies."Bell graduated in May 2015 with his bachelor of science in biology, underpinned by regular trips to the weir for his own research examining variables linked to dolly varden migration. He had previously earned a degree in...
Alaska's high health care costs drive patients out of state

...has had a travel program for its employees and retirees since 2006; in the first six months of this year alone nearly 200 trips out of state were reimbursed by the state.As costs continue to climb, insurers have been jumping on the trend. Two years...
Forest Service proposes raised cabin fees

...propane) are on offer, and transportation costs, can cost between $1,500 to $2,600 a trip, with most cabins requiring two or three trips a year, not including deferred maintenance, he said.Other local residents support the changes...


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