Sara B Peterson Roulston

...she maintained fond ties to Juneau when traveling to and from her daughter's family home at Point Baker, Prince of Wales Island. For the last 10 years the Petersons lived in their RV traveling around the country, including a memorable month in...
Independent ferry service to resume after mechanical issues

...service will resume Friday. The ferry, known as the Rainforest Islander, operates between Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell and Petersburg.The Ketchikan Daily News reports that the ferry was taken out of service in mid-October...
State Library seeks VISTA Volunteers for Kake, Craig

...recruiting one VISTA volunteer for Kake and one for Craig (to join a team of two other VISTA volunteers in the Prince of Wales Island region) in the Libraries Build Communities program. The goal is to improve the educational and economic opportunities...
Float lodge planned for eastern POW

...Ketchikan man has applied for permission to build a floating lodge at Cholmondeley Sound on the eastern side of Prince of Wales Island.The Alaska Department of Natural Resources announced that it has received an application from Alaska Island Adventures...

...WEEKLYThere will be no emergency listing of Prince of Wales Island wolves on the Endangered Species List.In a Game Management Unit 2, which includes Prince of Wales Island and smaller islands to its west.In 2013, the Alaska...
My Turn: The Alexander Archipelago Wolf of timber. The Forest Service painfully crafted a small timber sale, misnamed "Big Thorne," on Prince of Wales Island, one of the Alexander Archipelago's 1,100 islands. Big Thorne involves a mere 6,200 acres of Southeast Alaska's...
Five Good Reads: Michelle Hale

...Sometimes a Great Notion" by Ken Kesey kicked my butt when I read it in the '80s. It reminded me of Prince of Wales Island where I lived my formative teenage years. The tragi-comic death of Joe Ben, pinned by a log in the river, was akin...
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...grand jury on Friday handed up indictments against Valent Maxwell, a former cop for the city of Klawock on Prince of Wales Island, and in a separate case, U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Geoffrey Michael Barela.Prosecutors with the Anchorage-based...
Emergency listing sought for Prince of Wales Island wolves

...Sitka black-tailed deer. The wolves on Prince of Wales Island and neighboring islands are genetically distinct from...another season of hunting and trapping on Prince of Wales Island is like sucker-punching a heart-attack victim...
Beetles' biggest fan becomes dispatcher

...and became a dispatcher at the JPD Communications Center, she helped collect, sort and identify beetles on Prince of Wales Island. She compared the DNA of the beetles on the Aleutian volcano Kasatochi before and after it erupted in 2008 for a research...


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