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  1. Pains of Trooper cuts felt at small community jailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Budget cuts to the Alaska State Troopers are taking place all over Alaska, but in small Southeast communities, like Petersburg, it's a double whammy. Community jails and the Troopers are inextricably linked.

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  2. Exchange of public land in Southeast moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Mental Health Trust lands on Mitkof Island south of Petersburg could be part of a regional land exchange. The U.S. Forest Service and Alaska Mental Health Trust have signed an agreement to move forward with a land exchange in Southeast Alaska.

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  3. Petersburg-Coffman Cove ferry sailings canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An Inter-Island Ferry Authority ship docks at the South Mitkof Ferry Terminal in 2007, when regular sailings took place. The Alaska Marine Highway System has canceled this summer's sailings between Petersburg and northern Prince of Wales Island.

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  4. In Petersburg, childcare shortage leaves parents hangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Teacher Theressa Phillips reads to the toddler class with Assistant teacher, Brina Compton and teen worker, Kallie Caples looking on. There is not enough child care in Petersburg.

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  5. Indonesian company buys Alaska-based Icicle SeafoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Icicle Seafoods, one of Alaska's largest seafood processors is being sold to Indonesian companies Convergence Holdings and Dominion Catchers, which is owned by the wealthy Soetantyo family. The deal isn't expected to close until August but private investment firm Paine and Partners says they and Icicle Holdings, Inc. have entered into agreements to sell the company.

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  6. Budget cuts sideline three of Alaska's 11 ferriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Petersburg fishing boat passes the ferry Taku near the entrance of Wrangell Narrows in August, 2013. The 370-passenger ship is scheduled to be tied up starting in July.

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  7. Fishermen cautiously optimistic about Southeast Dungeness crab seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    More fishermen are registered for the Southeast Dungeness crab season than the last six years. Nearly 200 have signed up so far.

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  8. Juneau: Boundary commission analysis was 'constitutionally infirm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Janell Hafner, a state attorney for the Local Boundary Commission, argues her case before the Alaska Supreme Court on Wednesday. Also pictured: Juneau Deputy City Manager Rob Steedle and Juneau City Attorney Amy Mead.

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  9. Alaska Supreme Court to hear Juneau v. Petersburg boundary disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Alaska Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a local boundary case Wednesday morning that could redraw lines around a chunk of Southeast Alaska the size of Delaware. You can watch the arguments in this Alaska Supreme Court case live at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday on 360north.org .

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  10. Launch of Independent Ferry Service Delayed In SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A new independent ferry service in Southeast Alaska is delaying the start-up of service that was planned for this weekend. The Rainforest Island Ferry was scheduled this Sunday to start round-trip, four-day-a-week connections between Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell and Petersburg.

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  11. With seconds to spare, Coast Guard rescues crew of KupreanofRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The 80-foot tender Kupreanof slips beneath the waves just seconds after the last crew member was hoisted aboard an Air Station Sitka helicopter. A helicopter from Air Station Sitka hoisted the crew of the 80-foot tender, just as the vessel rolled and sank in six-foot seas near Lituya Bay.

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  12. Report lists watersheds, salmon habitat potentially affected by B.C. minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    This map, found in the FNMEC report, shows potential contaminant flow paths from B.C. tailings dams into Southeast Alaska waters. Thousands of miles of salmon habitat and more than 200 communities across Southeast Alaska and British Columbia could be affected if another mine disaster happens near the border.

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  13. Red Chris Mine waits for final permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A controversial British Columbia mine upriver from Wrangell and Petersburg is slated to ramp up to full production this summer. But the Red Chris Mine is still waiting for final approval from the B.C. government and a First Nations group.

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  14. New private ferry service for Southeast to begin in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A new independent ferry service is planning its first sailings in Southeast Alaska for June 14. The Rainforest Islands Ferry plans to offer roundtrip runs between Coffman Cove, on northern Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell Island and South Mitkof Island near Petersburg, four days a week. "The operating systems are all going together," said Kent Miller, the North End Ferry Authority's general manager.

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  15. Budget cuts sideline Taku ferry July through SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Petersburg fishing boat passes the ferry Taku near the entrance of Wrangell Narrows in August, 2013. Budget cuts will take the ship out of service from July through September.

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  16. Budget cuts sideline Taku ferry July through SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Petersburg fishing boat passes the ferry Taku near the entrance of Wrangell Narrows in August, 2013. Budget cuts will take the ship out of service from July through September.

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  17. Two dozen Petersburg High School students visit D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    This year Petersburg High School sent 24 juniors and seniors to Washington, DC for an indepth look at what goes on there. The program is called, "Close Up."

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  18. Red Chris Mine gets closer to full productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Red Chris Mine's first shipment of copper concentrate was sent out April 11, 2015. A British Columbia mine upriver from Wrangell and Petersburg is one step closer to full production after reaching a benefits agreement with a First Nation group.

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  19. Public media cuts could end local programmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    KFSK in Petersburg is one of at least five Alaska public radio stations that could eventually end local programming under proposed budget cuts. Some Alaska public broadcasters would have to give up local programming if the state Senate's budget cuts go through.

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  20. B.C. OKs another mine near AK borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Brucejack mine site is shown in this 2013 photo. British Columbia officials recently issued an environmental certificate that's an important part of the permitting process.

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