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  1. Lowly no more, chum salmon center stage in allocation disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... new chum release sites in Southeast this year: Crawfish Inlet, about 35 miles south of Sitka, and SE Cove on Kuiu near Kake. Crawfish Inlet, especially, may be a good site for trollers, who already are converging in Sitka Sound to fish for Deep ...

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  2. Getting up close and personal with Alaska's coastlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    "I feel like an eagle," said Mike Jackson, a Kake elder, watching the ShoreZone imagery flash across the screen. He knew the nooks and crannies of the shoreline.

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  3. Alaska community officer accused of Tasering 2 young kids because they asked him toRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a Village Public Safety Officer used a stun gun or Taser on two young boys after they asked the officer to do so. The mother of one of the boys, Terry Ward, said the incident occurred last December when a group of about eight or 10 children were getting ready to play a game of kickball outside the Boys and Girls Club in Kake, Alaska, local media reported.

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  4. Alaska troopers investigating alleged stun gun use on boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a village public safety officer in Kake used a stun gun or Taser on two boys. The stepmother of one of the boys says they asked the officer to use the weapon on them because they were curious about what it feels like.

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  5. Troopers invesitgate tasingRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a village public safety officer in Kake used a stun gun or Taser on two boys. Terrie Ward, mother of the 11-year-old boy, said they asked the officer in December to use the weapon on them because they were curious about what it feels like.

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  6. Alaska troopers investigating alleged stun gun use on boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a village public safety officer in Kake used a stun gun or Taser on two boys. The stepmother of one of one of the boy says the boys asked the officer to use the weapon on them because they were curious about what it feels like.

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  7. do not Use PleaseRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The brutal murder of 13-year-old Mackenzie Howard left the residents in the remote village of Kake, Alaska, shaken. The ensuing investigation was delayed since the town did not have law enforcement.

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  8. Kake powerline project a little closer to constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A multi-million dollar electrical power line extension to connect Petersburg and Kake is a little closer to becoming reality this year. The U.S. Forest Service has released a draft Environmental Impact Statement examining three possible routes for the connection, which could bring cheaper electricity to Kake.

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  9. In Southeast Alaska, Kake turns to solar power for energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Isolated in the rainforest of Southeast Alaska, residents in Kake are thinking of alternative energy. In that, they're not unlike the inhabitants of any other rural Alaska community.

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  10. In Kake, solar power works within a rainforestRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... of alternative energy. In that, they're not unlike the inhabitants of any other rural Alaska community. What makes Kake special is the way it's approaching the topic. After exploring wind energy options in partnership with the Southeast Alaska ...

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  11. On the fly: A Fly Fisher's HolidayRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... For them, take a look at the products from Sagebrush Dry. The Garrett's at Sagebrush Dry, a local company located in Kake, design and manufacture some of the best waterproof and watertight quality outdoor bags in the market. Their Cam-Dry camera ...

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  12. State raises ferry rates starting Jan. 1Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... e are only about 30 routes that will see no rate increase. In Southeast Alaska, these include Skagway-Haines and Juneau-Kake.

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  13. Fishing industry, aviation linked in Alaska from earliest daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... than two weeks of travel. The five-person party from Seattle traveled to multiple destinations including Ketchikan, Kake, Chichagof Island, Juneau and more, which allowed Skinner to meet with cannery personnel, survey fish traps and "size up the ...

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  14. Forest Service releases review of proposed power line to KakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A draft environmental review for a proposed electrical power line between Kake and Petersburg is out this month, a major milestone for the long-discussed project. The document could lead to the selection of a route for the transmission line across Kupreanof Island in central Southeast Alaska.

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  15. Village fuel company reports 900-gallon gas leakRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Responders pumped an estimated 1,700 gallons of oily water from a secondary containment area after a fuel spill last week in the southeast village of Kake . KFSK-radio reports 900 gallons of unleaded gasoline spilled Dec. 7 at a tank farm owned by Kake Tribal Fuel.

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  16. 900-gallon fuel spill reported in KakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Kake Tribal Fuel reported spilling about 900 gallons of unleaded gasoline at a tank farm in the Southeast Alaska community Sunday. The company is owned by the village Native corporation for the community of about 600 people on northwestern Kupreanof Island.

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  17. Sealaska land transfer includes logging, energy, cemetery sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... or "futures" sites. The remaining futures sites that could be used for energy sources or eco-tourism are near Yakutat, Kake and Hydaburg. There are also logging lands included on Kuiu, Prince of Wales, Tuxekan and Kosciusko islands along with the ...

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  18. Bethel man sentenced to jail for killing sister's dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... are from Anchorage but we also include letters from Palmer, Wasilla, Craig, Eagle River, Fairbanks, Homer, Ketchikan, Kake, Nome, Juneau and Sutton," Ward said. People also wrote from Washington state, Utah and North Carolina, he said. Alaskan ...

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  19. Sealaska subsidiary closes Kake office, lays off 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Kake, in central Southeast Alaska, lost three jobs when Sealaska subsidiary Managed Business Solutions closed its satellite office last month. "It led to significant cost-reduction throughout the MBS system, specifically almost a 40 percent reduction in [the] employee count.

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  20. Ellis: Traverse Alaska's Inside Passage to the last frontierRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... eyes. It cooperates, calving chunks of the ice as the passengers cheer. Bear's Buffet Next up, the tiny community of Kake bills itself as home to world's tallest totem pole, and if that weren't reason enough to make this a port of call, salmon the ...

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