Police & Fire for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

...salmon he had snagged in the Thorne River on Prince of Wales Island. The citation carries a fine of $130 through the Craig...shot and left near the Klawock landfill on Prince of Wales Island. Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged...
A Bishop's Perspective: Serving others builds a strong community

...western Pennsylvania, came to help out in Juneau last summer. This summer, they have been in Ketchikan and on Prince of Wales Island. In the spirit of the Benedictine model, 'ora et labora' (prayer and work), they have volunteered to do manual...
Work starts on road to Tanana

...The last Alaska community connected to the road system was Kasaan, population on 29. It was linked to the Prince of Wales Island road system about two decades ago.State Sen. Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks, hopes the road will help reverse a trend...
Loan approved for Prince of Wales hydro project

KETCHIKAN - A $20 million loan has been approved for a new hydropower project on Prince of Wales Island.KRBD ( reports that the Alaska Energy Authority approved the loan to Haida Energy Inc. for construction...
USCG: 2 medevacs in Southeast Alaska Sunday

...Boat from Station Ketchikan to rendezvous with the fishing vessel near Kendrick Bay, on the south end of Prince of Wales Island.The life boat crew arrived on scene, brought the injured crewmember aboard and transported her safely back to emergency...
Scientists use CSI-style tests to count Alaska wolf packs

...Wedged in a floatplane buzzing low above Prince of Wales Island, scientists sometimes spot the wolves after a good...droppings.That's particularly true on Prince of Wales Island, Logan said. Wolf scat doesn't last long in the...

...NaNoWriMo, all month at Craig Public Library. Get help with National Novel Writing Month at the library.Prince of Wales Island Interagency Meeting, 12 p.m., Craig Youth Center.LEGOs at Craig Rec, 2-4 p.m., Craig Recreation Center...
Drug bust on fishing boat leads to more charges

...interview, Berntson said the delay in charging Petersen had to do with Petersen's frequent travel to and from Prince of Wales Island."I wanted to give him the chance to talk about it," Berntson said, adding that it also took time for the Alaska...
Thieves steal documentary film crew electronics

...British documentary team filming in Alaska.The Juneau Police Department said the film crew had travelled to Prince of Wales Island to work on their documentary and had arranged to leave their belongings in a locked Juneau hotel conference room while...
My Turn: We love Alaska Airlines

...both individual customers and to businesses that utilize its cargo operation.Our son had an oyster farm on Prince of Wales Island and like other rural businesses could not have gotten his product to market without Alaska Airlines remarkable cargo...


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