Trail projects moving forward in Yakutat

YAKUTAT - The Yakutat Ranger District and City and Borough of Yakutat recently received a grant for trail maintenance.As part of the planned trail construction on YRD lands, the Rasmuson Foundation awarded $25,000 in July to fund the construction...
Yakutat organizations, community members band together to save town

YAKUTAT - In the past five years, Yakutat has lost a quarter of its 800 residents, its economy has're willing to try anything to see what will work," said Yakutat Tlingit Tribe President Victoria Demmert. "We're not alone...
Digital Yakutat

YAKUTAT - Many of Yakutat's problems are connected, but many of them have to do with a lack of connection.Unlike many other Southeast Alaskan cities, Yakutat is not connected to the internet via fiber optic cable. In fact...
Southeast Spotlight: Yakutat Tern Festival, May 28-31

Yakutat has one of the largest and southernmost...of this avian population worldwide. The Yakutat Tern Festival, first held in 2011, highlights...The festival, which also highlights Yakutat's cultural resources, includes birding...
Yakutat cancels boys basketball season

Retired Yakutat High School boys basketball coach Bertrand Adams Jr. went...guard Jonathan Jensen was transferring just days after the Yakutat School District suspended Yakutat's boys basketball program for the season.For roughly 47...
Yakutat superintendant defends canceling season the Southeast coastal community of Yakutat, but a recent decision to suspend, I want my kids to be able to leave Yakutat and have a work ethic and be competitive...whatever world they choose, whether it is Yakutat as an adult or college or military or...
Yakutat to welcome first-ever cruise ships this year

...Southeast Alaska, the residents of Yakutat haven't been so sure about them...shiploads of tourists."Historically Yakutat has been unwelcoming to cruise lines, and so this is a big step," said Yakutat Chamber of Commerce President and...
Yakutat tests defending champion Angoon, falls 87-83

...title challenged by up-and-coming Yakutat in an elimination game at the Juneau Lions...Medal Basketball Tournament on Tuesday.Yakutat, the youngest team in the tourney - it...Brown, who had to pass to the corner. Yakutat missed a shot and Lane pushed the ball...
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Catching 'chromers' in Yakutat

To fly to Yakutat in April or early May is to become acquainted...of anticipation.I'd never been to Yakutat before, nor had I fly fished; I'd...Flyfishers, Tony Soltys. But to visit Yakutat when the steelhead are running requires...
Craig women top defending Gold Medal champ Yakutat 60-50

...over defending Womens Bracket champion Yakutat in a late game on Tuesday night during...Craig take an early 13-6 advantage while Yakutat relied on Lorena Williams to find the rim.After a Craig basket by Tina Steffan, Yakutat's Katrina Fraker hit a bucket and a...
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