Photos: 33 new Americans

Jeorghette Wales-Plang is overcome with emotion as she speaks about becoming a citizen during the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services' Naturalization Ceremony at the Robert Boochever Courthouse at the Juneau Federal building on Friday.
Public Hearing to be held on federal wolf hunting, trapping season closure

...trapping seasons for wolves in Unit 2, which encompasses Prince of Wales Island. The release stated the board would like to solicit...hearing set for 6 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 27, in the Prince of Wales Island Vocational and Technical Education Center in Klawock...
State limits wolf harvest

...area.In Game Management 2, the area that includes Prince of Wales Island and its adjacent islands, the state wolf hunting season...subsistence managers, and the sealers, and our staff on Prince of Wales Island, to monitor as closely as possible the harvest in real...
Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux

...were aware of? SD: When I returned to Juneau after graduating from Arizona State University and after studying in Cardiff, Wales, I wanted to bring dance opportunities, ones I wish I'd had, to young people. So three of us got together and wrote up...
Warming climate leaves fewer walrus to hunt

ANCHORAGE - Anna Oxereok grew up eating walrus in the western Alaska village of Wales. Today it's such a rare treat she can't bring herself to part with the plastic gallon bag of meat in her freezer."I have...
'Identity through Pride': Festivities on Prince of Wales Island unite Alaskan Haidas

...the docks and waters are crowded with families and friends returning from trips pulling sockeye from local spots. Prince of Wales Island is bustling with activity and annual festivities are held to reunite friends and families from both communities in celebrations...
Sports On TV for Sunday, June 21

...Valley Nationals, at Bristol, Tenn. (same-day tape)BOXINGNoon, CBS - Welterweights, Sammy Vazquez (18-0-0) vs. Wale Omotoso (25-1-0); junior welterweights, Rances Barthelemy (22-0-0) vs. Antonio DeMarco (31-4-1), at Las...
Groups ask for government action on POW wolves

...certain actions to prevent further reduction of the Prince of Wales area wolf population. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game...threatens to destroy large swaths of essential Prince of Wales habitat for Alexander Archipelago wolves and their primary prey...
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...Juneau 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...
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...resources, she said.Large swaths of Revillagigedo, Gravina and Prince of Wales islands are roadless areas, including the sites of two proposed mines on Prince of Wales.The ArcticDiscussed in the Lower 48 as the "oil export bill," Murkowski's...
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