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  1. Fish Factor: Divers keep pushing for changes to Southeast sea otter plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... of growing numbers of otters throughout the region. Olivia Olsen, who operates Alaskan Quota and Permits in Petersburg, summed up the problem in a previous conversation, saying, "Sea otters are really causing havoc. They are moving in and moving ...

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  2. Ferry Columbia out for repairs at least one weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | APRN

    ... when it docks and also for navigating narrow waterways of Alaska's Inside Passage, like the Wrangell Narrows near Petersburg. "When the Columbia was approaching the dock in Bellingham last week the bow thruster broke," Alaska Marine Highway System ...

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  3. Ferry Columbia out for repairs at least one weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... when it docks and also for navigating narrow waterways of Alaska's Inside Passage, like the Wrangell Narrows near Petersburg. "When the Columbia was approaching the dock in Bellingham last week the bow thruster broke," said Aurah Landau, ...

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  4. Sea otters are wiping out Southeast dive fisheries, managers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of growing numbers of otters throughout the region. Olivia Olsen, who operates Alaskan Quota and Permits in Petersburg, summed up the problem in a previous conversation, saying, "Sea otters are really causing havoc. They are moving in and moving ...

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  5. AK: What's it like to drive a 54,000 pound DOT plow truck?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | KSKA

    ... driving, you'd rip them all off." Asplund grew up on Prince of Wales Island and came to Juneau two years ago from Petersburg. He got started as an equipment operator in the logging industry, but started working for DOT after the jobs dried up. In ...

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  6. Decision on Southeast Alaska king salmon loomsRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Widespread fishing restrictions on Southeast king salmon could be decided as early as Friday when the Alaska Board of Fisheries reconvenes in Sitka. "It's a work in progress right now," Board Chair John Jensen of Petersburg said Thursday.

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  7. Charlie Huggins speaks at a news conference in the Capitol in 2014,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Chenault of Nikiski, who still serves in the House, businessman Scott Hawkins of Anchorage and Mike Sheldon of Petersburg. Gov. Bill Walker, a Republican-turned independent elected in 2014 with support from the Alaska Democratic Party, is also ...

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  8. 2 die in pickup crash on beach near WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Olympian

    Driver Justin M. Neidiffer, 41, of Petersburg, Alaska, and passenger Patricia L. Loney, 32, of Westport died in the crash.

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  9. Alaska Board of Fish gets earful on herring, salmon proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... season opener later than July 1. "I'm all for conservation if it means supporting the future of our fishery," Petersburg fisherman Mark Roberts testified Tuesday. "But disrupting our season unnecessarily is an unfair burden for the trollers to ...

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  10. Board of Fisheries votes down change in Southeast Dungeness crab seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... to leave some more breeding males on the grounds to mate and preserve the population." Board chair John Jensen of Petersburg explained the shortened season is difficult for crabbers who are also in other fisheries in the summer. "This plan last year ...

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  11. Southeast fishermen seek relief from expanding sea otter populationRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... with this is wrong. Nobody in my coalition wants to see the eradication of otters. We want to see a balance." Petersburg officials still are hoping to see changes to that law and plan to lobby in the nation's capital this winter with the hopes of ...

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  12. Image of Porcupine Herd travels cross countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... oil companies to explore as part of a tax/budget bill passed in December. Wright, who has studied animals from Petersburg to Prudhoe Bay since he first drove up from California when he was 21, thinks the 1002 area of the long-contested refuge is a ...

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  13. Photographer shares what he believes is at stake in ANWR with one imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... companies to explore as part of a tax/budget bill passed in December 2017. Wright, who has studied animals from Petersburg to Prudhoe Bay since he first drove up from California when he was 21, thinks the "1002" area of the long-contested refuge is ...

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  14. Petersburg looks at fees for tax exemption, cruise passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The cruise ship Le SolA al heads south in the Wrangell Narrows near Petersburg in June 2016. The proposed fee for senior exemptions is at $100 in a draft ordinance circulated as a starting point in the discussion this winter.

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  15. Ocean Beauty shutters salmon cannery for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | National Fisherman

    Ocean Beauty Seafoods will keep its salmon cannery in Petersburg, Alaska, shuttered for the second consecutive year, according to a recent report from KFSK Community Radio . Low pink salmon harvest forecasts are in part to blame for the decision, the company's vice president of marketing, Tom Sunderland, explained.

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  16. State agencies provide stopgap timber for Southeast industryRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... of older timber has slowed its sales. "We're also working on environmental impact statements for sales on the Petersburg and Wrangell Ranger districts, as well as multiple sales as part of the Prince of Wales landscape level analysis," he said. ...

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  17. Storm, steering problem hit Southeast ferry serviceRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | APRN

    ... is Regional News Director for CoastAlaska, a consortium of public radio stations in Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Petersburg and Wrangell. He primarily covers Southeast Alaska regional topics, including the state ferry system, transboundary mining, the ...

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  18. a Jesus was a seinera : Eric Forrer publishes novella a oeColors of the...Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Capital City Weekly

    ... beginning of his career, to licensed general contractor by the time he retired. It's an overheard remark from a Petersburg fisherman that may have been the genesis of "Colors of the Morning Sky": Forrer once overheard a man say that Jesus was a ...

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  19. Passing the Torch: Introducing FireLight Gallery and Framing in PetersburgRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Capital City Weekly

    Petersburg's filled with artists, like many of our neighbors here in Southeast. Painters and potters, some who draw freehand with ink and others who construct their own frames, sculpture and jewelry-makers, photographers, weavers and carvers.

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  20. Kake hydro gets boost in governor's budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | APRN

    ... owners," Mitchell said. For years, officials hoped Kake's needs would be met by a new, 60-mile power line to Petersburg, which would connect to a regional grid linked to two large hydroprojects. The line and an accompanying road have been studied ...

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