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  1. Forest Service purchases 4,500 acres of Cube Cove forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | APRN

    ... near Cube Cove, on the west side of Admiralty Island. It's about 30 miles south of Juneau and 20 miles north of Angoon. Just under $4 million was paid to the owner, Shee Atika, the Sitka-based Native corporation. It comes from the Forest Service's ...


  2. Guide in mauling near Angoon was storied Fish & Game researcher LaVern BeierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | APRN

    Authorities say Beier, a big game hunting guide, was with client Douglas Adkins of Jenkins, Kentucky, on Thursday evening on Admiralty Island near Angoon. They startled a brown bear on the beach which led to a brief attack on Adkins, who the Coast Guard flew to Juneau early Friday for medical treatment for injuries that were not life-threatening.


  3. Kentucky man mauled by brown bear on Admiralty IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | APRN

    ... 57 year-old Douglas Adkins from Jenkins, Kentucky. Adkins and his Juneau-based guide were hunting in Chaik Bay near Angoon, about 35 miles northeast of Sitka. Peters described the mauling as "brief." A helicopter from Air Station Sitka transported ...


  4. Brown bear mauling on Admiralty Island injures Kentucky hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Kentucky hunter was taken to a Juneau hospital early Friday morning after being mauled by a brown bear in Southeast Alaska, according to Alaska State Troopers. The U.S. Coast Guard transported Douglas Adkins, 57, of Jenkins, Kentucky, Friday morning from Admiralty Island, south of Angoon, troopers wrote in a dispatch.


  5. Brown bear mauls hunter from Kentucky near AngoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... threatening. Blake Fleming with Coast Guard Sector Juneau says they sent a helicopter from Sitka to Chaik Bay near Angoon. The crew picked up the hunter around 2 a.m. Friday and flew him to Juneau for medical treatment. "The report to us was just ...


  6. Bear mauls, injures Kentucky man on Alaska hunting tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... ting guide on the southeast Alaska island. Adkins and the guide at about 8:30 p.m. were returning to a beach south of Angoon using headlamps to illuminate their way.


  7. Winter ferry schedule better than last yearRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2016 | APRN

    ... May called for more cuts. Overhauls of several ships would have eliminated service to Tenakee Springs, Gustavus and Angoon for more than a month. Drivers leave the ferry Fairweather at the Angoon terminal in 2010. Angoon will have more service this ...


  8. Winter ferry schedule better than last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... first half of November, as well as the second half of April this year." Drivers leave the ferry Fairweather at the Angoon terminal in 2010. Angoon will have more service this winter. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News) A draft schedule ...


  9. Captain of small cruise ship found dead in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and authorities were called. The 143-foot Admiralty Dream, which can carry up to 58 people, met troopers in Angoon, nearly 60 miles south of Juneau. Jamey Cagle, the vice president of Allen Marine, which owns Alaskan Dream Cruises, says Adams worked ...


  10. Man arrested after group assault and robbery in downtown JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Police arrested an 18-year-old from Angoon on assault and robbery charges Tuesday after a man said a group of people attacked him last week in downtown Juneau, according to the Juneau Police Department. The 41-year-old Juneau man told a police officer around 2:30 a.m. on June 6 that he was assaulted and robbed on Franklin Street, near the Alaskan Hotel and Bar.


  11. McLean, Barr take home 1st place in subsistence foods contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... others were dried in the oven. "It all depends on where you grew up," says judge Paul Johnson, who was raised in Angoon. (Photo by Rashah McChesney/KTOO) Paul Johnson prefers seaweed when it's not too salty and not too dry, aired naturally in the ...


  12. Canoe landings kick off Celebration 2016Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | APRN

    ... last leg of their journey on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, near Juneau, Alaska. The group began the trip to Juneau from Angoon on June 2. Their trip is the unofficial beginning of Celebration. (Photo by Rashah McChesney, KTOO - Juneau) Waiting has a ...


  13. Audio Postcard: One People Canoe Society lands in Douglas for CelebrationRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Ed Thomas, former President of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska helps load a canoe before finishing a paddle from Angoon to Juneau on June 8, near Juneau. The society began the trip on June 2. Their landing on Douglas Island is the unofficial beginning of Celebration.


  14. Slideshow: Canoe landings kick off Celebration 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Members of the One People Canoe Society finished the last leg of their weeklong journey from Angoon to Juneau on Wednesday. Their arrival marked the unofficial beginning of Celebration, a biennial festival of Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian tribal members organized by the Sealaska Heritage Institute.


  15. Thousands of dollars granted for Southeast energy auditsRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Some remote Southeast communities, such as Angoon, run off of a diesel generator. Power cost equalization helps lower the bill for residents but for local businesses, the energy costs can be extremely high.


  16. Ancient (and ongoing) history; new and improved facilityRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... successfully for thousands and thousands of years," he said. Some of the new exhibits include one on the bombing of Angoon and a display on World War II, complete with 37 mm gun and a Japanese flag covered in writing and names. Many soldiers brought ...


  17. Lone survivor of Alaska plane crash continues recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... aboard a Cessna 206 piloted by David Galla, 60, when the plane went down about 20 miles southeast of the village of Angoon, on Admiralty Island. A preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board said Galla had said he was going to ...


  18. Alaskan program introduces high school students to health careersRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... one student from as far away as Shawnee, Kansas; a suburb in the Greater Kansas City area. Other students represented Angoon, Craig, Juneau, Klawock, and Sitka. The health field is growing, which means plenty of job opportunities for those with the ...


  19. Angoon students investigate lives of herringRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Angoon students in grades four through 12 in April participated in the Angoon Herring Ecology Spring Program, which was "custom-designed for Angoon to empower students to apply their academic, maritime and traditional skills in investigating the lives of Pacific herring, their predators, prey and environmental conditions in local waters," according to an email from Michelle Ridgway, the Oceanus Alaska ecologist who led the program. The Angoon herring program was funded by Friends of Admiralty and used equipment provided by Alaska Deep Ocean Science Institute and the Chatham School District.


  20. Weather played a role in Admiralty plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Williams said. Pybus Bay is on the south end of Admiralty Island, about four-fifths of the way from Wrangell to Angoon. Williams said information from the plane's GPS unit and a weather study could provide more details of the conditions and route ...