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  1. Digital Book Club offers free access to ebook about experience of teaching Shakespeare in prisonRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    Residents of Southeast communities including Juneau, Petersburg, Ketchikan, Haines, Gustavus, Craig and Coffman Cove can now take part in what is being billed as the first-ever "global eBook club" -- Big Library Read -- through Listen Alaska Plus . Big LIbrary Read offers people from around the world the opportunity to read the same eBook at the same time.

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  2. Angoon Eagles win first hometown tournament in more than 20 yearsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Capital City Weekly

    At the end of the first week in February, Angoon High School hosted its first basketball tournament in more than 20 years, the Angoon Eagles cheerleaders cheered for their first real games, and both Angoon's girls' and boys' basketball teams became tournament champions. "It's really awesome we get to play and hopefully win it tonight," said Forrest Dean Braley Jr., a senior, before the boy's team's championship game against Coffman Cove.

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  3. VISTA seeks volunteers for library programs in Coffman Cove and Thorne BayRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    Alaska State Library's VISTA program is currently recruiting one VISTA volunteer for Coffman Cove and one for Thorne Bay, to join a team of two other VISTAs in the region. The goal of the project, called Libraries Build Communities, is to improve educational and economic opportunities for residents in Coffman Cove and Thorne Bay, while also increasing the effectiveness, services and sustainability of the public library in each of these communities.

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  4. Pool Engineering gets scrap metal contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    "All the communities in Southeast have been having trouble for years dealing with predictable scrap-metal removal. Things pile up and we can't seem to get rid of them in a regular, timely fashion," Johnson says.

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  5. Eight Southeast cities plan for scrap-metal recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Ketchikan company will soon begin collecting and recycling scrap metal from Wrangell, Petersburg and six Prince of Wales Island communities. "All the communities in Southeast have been having trouble for years dealing with predictable scrap metal removal.

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  6. Wrangell assembly to intervene in two more timber lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Wrangell Borough Assembly voted last Wednesday to support the Big Thorne Timber Sale by intervening in two more lawsuits seeking to block the Prince of Wales Island logging contract. The assembly voted in October to pay $5,000 to intervene , or formally participate, in one of the three lawsuits by conservation groups trying to block the sale.

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  7. Greenhouse supplies food for Thorne Bay SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Less than a year ago, Thorne Bay School science teacher Megan Fitzpatrick was "just a frustrated Southeast Alaskan trying to get food to grow." Now she and the students of Thorne Bay School care for a greenhouse that supplies the school lunch program with regular greens for its salad bar; soon, they'll supply the whole school district and nearby businesses with about 250 heads of lettuce a week.

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  8. Growing green, even when it's grayRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Less than a year ago, Thorne Bay School science teacher Megan Fitzpatrick was "just a frustrated Southeast Alaskan trying to get food to grow." Now she and the students of Thorne Bay School care for a greenhouse that supplies the school lunch program with regular greens for its salad bar; soon, they'll supply the whole school district and nearby businesses with about 250 heads of lettuce a week.

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  9. IFA: Hollis dock work won't cause delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Repair work on the state-owned ferry terminal at Hollis is set to start this winter, with completion expected by August of next year. The state Department of Transportation will install a new transfer bridge at the Prince of Wales Island terminal, which is used by the Inter-Island Ferry Authority for its daily runs between Ketchikan and POW.

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  10. Wrangell assembly to intervene in Big Thorne lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Wrangell Borough Assembly voted Tuesday to intervene in a lawsuit supporting the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island. The U.S. Forest Service awarded a contract to a Klawock mill to cut 95 million board feet of timber between Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove.

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  11. Area schools recognized for student achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    Two Ketchikan schools and four Prince of Wales Island schools are included in a group of 41 Alaska schools recognized by the state for growth in student achievement. The state Department of Education and Early Development recognizes 2014-15 Reward Schools in two categories: highest performing and high-progress.

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  12. More Big Thorne Timber Sales AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | APRN

    Clear-cuts and old-growth forests are part of the view of Indian Valley on Prince of Wales Island. The Forest Service just announced three more timber sales in the Island's Big Thorne area.

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  13. Conservation Group Sues to Block Controversial Timber SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | APRN

    The Forest Service awarded a contract this last week to log two-thirds of a controversial Southeast Alaska timber sale. Officials say it's the first of several contracts for what's called the Big Thorne timber sale.

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  14. Little Big Thorne: Smaller contract goes to Viking LumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Viking Lumber Mill is on Prince of Wales Island. It was just awarded a contract to log part of the Big Thorne timber sale.

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  15. Catch the election you forgotRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Alaska's middle child election takes place Oct. 7, but you'll be hard-pressed to find much about it. The state's political primary took place in August, and the November general election is still a month away.

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  16. Tickets on sale for Craig eventRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    HOPE sponsors this ceremony honoring the extraordinary women of Prince of Wales Island and features music, drinks and a few surprises.

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  17. New ferry 'pit stops' in Southeast Alaska aimed at satisfying fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Prince of Wales Island is slated to get Alaska Marine Highway System ferry service next summer, but the primary goal isn't to improve transportation. The reason the ferry LeConte will start serving the island, as well as an unused ferry terminal south of Petersburg on Mitkof Island, is to bail the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities out of a tight spot and potentially save the state millions of dollars.

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  18. The ferry LeConte docks in Skagway in 2009.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | APRN

    The state ferry system is planning a new route in Southeast Alaska. It's being done in conjunction with a new, privately run ferry.

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  19. Ferry system plans for a new route in SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The state ferry system is planning a new route in Southeast Alaska. It's being done in conjunction with a new, privately run ferry.

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  20. When you move on, you carry a packRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    I was told I'd never fully get over losing my dad. I can't remember who told me, but it was true.

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