Agency to review Archipelago wolves

...ANCHORAGE - A subspecies of gray wolf found on Alaska's Prince of Wales Island will be considered for listing under the Endangered of Alexander Archipelago wolves, which live on Prince of Wales Island near the tip of Alaska's Panhandle.Rebecca Noblin...
SHI to Sponsor Latseen Leadership Academy

...program in two Southeast Alaska villages. This year's academies for high school students will be held July 6-19 on Prince of Wales Island and July 19-31 in Angoon. Travel scholarships are available for students living outside of those areas. Students...
Today in sports history

...Bernhard Langer beats Curtis Strange, Ray Floyd and Seve Ballesteros by two strokes to win the Masters.1991 - Ian Woosnam of Wales made a par putt to turn back Tom Watson on the last hole and capture the 55th Masters. Woosnam claimed his first major championship...
On the Trails: Middens

...Aleutians, on the North Slope, and all over coastal Southeast, except where long sandy beaches are common. On Prince of Wales Island, middens composed mostly of barnacle and mussel shells have been estimated to be as much as 5,500 years old. Many...
Central Council votes in new president

...Peterson was originally born in Ketchikan but was raised and lived his entire life in Kasaan on the eastern coast of Prince of Wales Island. He has served as the tribal president for The Organized Village of Kasaan and on its seven-member tribal council...
Wolf season to close in Unit 2

...announced the impending emergency closure of wolf hunting and trapping seasons in Game Management Unit 2, which includes Prince of Wales and a series of small adjacent islands, according to a release from the department Thursday.An Emergency Order has been issued...
Prince of Wales shooting club comes to fruition

...underway, donations are beginning to come in and the Prince of Wales Shooting Club is close to opening, according to a release from...With the help of volunteers and donations, the Prince of Wales Shooting Club is now a reality.The club leased property on...
Hoonah carvers restore history with Xuna Shuka Hit

...except these are inside). Right now, they're working on the exterior screens.All the wood is red cedar from Prince of Wales Island, milled in Hoonah by Icy Strait Lumber, and the carvers do all the work by hand.Each house post took between 4...
First Friday Art Walk

...Dave Stout. Stout makes copper ornaments and pins. The shop will also feature earrings made of XtraTuffs created on Prince of Wales Island. New work by Johnny Ellis and Jessica SullivanAnnie Kaill's244 Front St.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.Jewelry artist...
U.S. relationships with Asia-Pacific region: A confluence of imperatives for Alaska

...drones. China currently dominates the global market of dysprosium, but the discovery of dysprosium on Alaska's Prince of Wales Island could provide the opportunity to break the Chinese monopoly. In December 2011, the United States Department of Energy...


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