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  1. Petersburg museum's WWII era photo project needs help with identificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... people that no one's been able to identify yet. Pool thinks some may be from Kake, Wrangell and possibly Angoon and Hoonah. Some are already up on the Clausen Museum's facebook page . Pool and several volunteers have been digitizing the images and ...

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  2. Gull-egg harvest gets boost from CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Glaucous-winged gulls nest in Glacier Bay. Federal legislation allows Hoonah Tlingits to harvest their eggs.

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  3. Ninilchik church reaches milestoneRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... founded in the late 1930s, has kept a light shining for Christ for over 70 years. Pastor Ron Blough now resides in Hoonah, but will be phoning in the last reading from his home. The service starts at 10:30 and we would love to see you there. A ...

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  4. On Juneau's streets, homeless need more than a hugRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Capital City Weekly

    J.P. and Chris hang out around Pocket Park most days. They're both from Southeast Alaska - J.P was born at Bartlett and raised in Sitka, and Chris has family in Angoon and Hoonah - and call each other brothers.

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  5. Douglas firehouse's new $600,000 engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... older Seagraves brand vehicle at the Lynn Canal Station that will be designated as surplus and may be handed over to Hoonah or another small fire department in Southeast Alaska.

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  6. Prospect NewsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... passes that they went through. They visited Vancouver, Anchorage, Ketchikan, Skagway and the Icey Strait Point of Hoonah, Alaska during their cruise. Gloria said the entertainment aboard ship was great and Elwin allowed that the food was great ...

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  7. 2,000 Dancers Make Grand Entrance To CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | APRN

    ... Ken Grant says his dancing days are over. But he's danced at many Celebrations with the Mount Fairweather group from Hoonah. Grant works for the National Park Service and lives in Bartlett Cove, where he has a spectacular view of the Fairweather ...

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  8. Southeast loses 10 school superintendentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... with schools," she says. Nine Southeast school districts have hired replacements. They're Yakutat, Haines, Hoonah, Klawock, Chatham, Mount Edgecumbe, Petersburg, Sitka and Wrangell. Juneau has narrowed its search to four candidates . "One of the ...

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  9. Magnitude 5.8 quake rocks Southeast AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... U.S. Geological Survey said that quake was felt across Southeast Alaska -- with reports from Juneau, Douglas, Haines, Hoonah and Skagway -- as well as by residents in Whitehorse, in Canada's Yukon Territory. Anchorage Daily News is pleased to ...

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  10. Magnitude 5.8 quake rocks Southeast AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... U.S. Geological Survey said that quake was felt across Southeast Alaska -- with reports from Juneau, Douglas, Haines, Hoonah and Skagway -- as well as by residents in Whitehorse, in Canada's Yukon Territory. Anchorage Daily News is pleased to ...

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  11. Kake pins hopes on oyster farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... cannery closed decades ago, and the salmon hatchery here is closing next month. The Organized Village of Kake, the Hoonah Indian Association and organizers across Southeast have another hope: oyster farming. Oysters aren't native to Southeast ...

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  12. Remembering Harvey B. MarvinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Marvin grew up in Hoonah, worked for the public health service in Sitka and was the state of Alaska's first Native auditor.

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  13. Half-shell hopesRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... cannery closed decades ago, and the salmon hatchery here is closing next month. The Organized Village of Kake, the Hoonah Indian Association and organizers across Southeast have another hope: oyster farming. Oysters aren't native to Southeast ...

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  14. Pat SweivenRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Homer News

    Former Homer resident Pat Sweiven, 71, died May 3, 2014. Born Jan. 10, 1943, she moved to Hoonah around 1960 and then to Anchorage, where she met her husband, Brian Sweiven.

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  15. 2 names added to New Mexico officers memorialRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Matthew Tokuoka and Sgt. Anthony Wallace were gunned down in 2010 while talking on a street in the Native village of Hoonah, located on an island 40 miles west of Juneau. Anchorage Daily News is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ...

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  16. Hoonah's dock divideRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    In Hoonah, the debate over a cruise ship dock has turned family members against each other in an argument about who will benefit from the millions of dollars spent by cruise tourists each year.

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  17. Location of cruise ship dock divides HoonahRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Icy Strait Point visitor complex is seen on the road from Hoonah, Alaska on March 19, 2014.

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  18. Alaska unemployment rate stays below national averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... e last month, at 4.3 percent. The highest rate was in Western Alaska's Wade Hampton Census Area, at 25.8 percent. The Hoonah-Angoon Census Area in Southeast Alaska was second highest at 25.7 percent.

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  19. Hoonah carvers work on traditional house that is bound for Glacier BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    ... works on the exterior of XAona ShukA Hit, the Glacier Bay Tribal House. Next to him is Jeff Skaflestad, a visiting Hoonah resident. The house will represent the ancestry and history of Hoonah's founding clans. HOONAH, Alaska - In a former auto shop ...

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  20. Making Local Work: The Office BarRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    The Office Bar, a Tlingit-owned establishment in Hoonah, got its name when a friend of owners Jim and Mary Erickson gave up on working elsewhere one afternoon soon after they opened.

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