Mar 28, 2013
Fire destroys Ouzinkie power generator
The dam in the hydroelectric system is made of wood and rotting. Authorities in 2011 drained most of the dam's reservoir because they feared the dam would collapse.
Pacific Producer May Remain Aground For Another Week
A fish processing vessel went aground near the Ouzinkie on Friday. The 169-foot "Pacific Producer," out of Seattle, hit bottom between Kodiak and Spruce Island with sixteen aboard.
Fish processing vessel grounds on Kodiak Island
The 169-foot Pacific Producer grounded in 9-foot tides early Friday while traveling through a narrow passage between Kodiak and Spruce islands.