Sitka Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. How the Blue Lake Dam is costing SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | KSKA

    Sitka's Electric Department is in crisis. There isn't enough money to both keep up with bond payments on the Blue Lake Dam and address needed infrastructure repairs.

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  2. Forest Service purchases 4,500 acres of Cube Cove forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | APRN

    ... 30 miles south of Juneau and 20 miles north of Angoon. Just under $4 million was paid to the owner, Shee Atika, the Sitka-based Native corporation. It comes from the Forest Service's Land and Water Conservation Fund. Recreation, Lands and Minerals ...

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  3. Fish Factor: Walker asks that pinks be declared disasterRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... to put them on deck safely," said Dan Falvey, program director for the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association in Sitka. Armed with funding from NOAA Fisheries and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, ALFA has been recruiting boats to field ...

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  4. Forest Service purchases land in Cube Cove, returning it to wildernessRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... other wildlife, and also critical watersheds for salmon and fish stocks. The land owner, Shee Atik Corporation, is a Sitka-based urban Native corporation organized under terms of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. The Cube Cove lands were ...

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  5. Fairbanks school bearing name of 'founding pedophile' sparks renaming debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in a community where people knew his past. He never married or had children and died in 1965 at the Pioneers Home in Sitka, with his conviction of a half-century earlier having long since faded into oblivion. It would have stayed that way had a ...

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  6. Body of missing hiker found in SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Michael Hansen, 37, was reported missing last Monday after he did not return from a solo hiking trip up Mount Verstovia in Sitka. Throughout the week, Sitka Search and Rescue received assistance from the U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Forest Service, the Alaska State Troopers, the Sitka Police and Fire Departments, and a number of volunteers who combed the mountain for Hansen and provided support to his parents, who arrived in Sitka on Wednesday.

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  7. Body of missing hiker found after 4-day searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The body of a man who went on a day hike on Mount Verstovia in Sitka has been found after a four-day search.

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  8. Kentucky man mauled by brown bear on Admiralty IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | APRN

    ... Kentucky. Adkins and his Juneau-based guide were hunting in Chaik Bay near Angoon, about 35 miles northeast of Sitka. Peters described the mauling as "brief." A helicopter from Air Station Sitka transported Atkins to Juneau for treatment of his ...

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  9. Sitka, Alaska Is Banking on More Cruise Ships in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Skift

    With Holland America Line putting bigger ships on the Southeast Alaska run and other lines adding Sitka stops, the town can expect a 20 percent increase in cruise ship visitors next year, said Chris McGraw, manager of the Old Sitka dock. McGraw said he heard a few weeks ago that the M/V Amsterdam will be replaced on some runs by the larger Oosterdam, reported the Daily Sitka Sentinel .

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  10. Sitka group wants plastic bag feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The group is led by Mt. Edgecumbe High School teacher Christy Anderson and Michelle Putz of the Sitka Global Warming Group.

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  11. Cruise ships expected to boost tourism in Sitka next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    With Holland America Line putting bigger ships on the Southeast Alaska run and other lines adding Sitka stops, the town can expect a 20 percent increase in cruise ship visitors next year, said Chris McGraw, manager of the Old Sitka dock.

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  12. Alaska Gov. Walker appeals for a pink salmon disaster declarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to put them on deck safely," said Dan Falvey, program director for the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association in Sitka. Armed with funding from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, ...

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  13. AK: New art piece in Juneau brings awareness to homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | APRN

    ... me. I still froze." Spoon says he's been homeless in Juneau six or seven times before, and in several other cities, "Sitka, back in my hometown, Seward, Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska, Seattle, Portland, Oregon, on the outskirts of Portland, Oregon, ...

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  14. Stormy weather diverts three Sitka cruise shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Gale-force winds and high seas on the outer coast are keeping about 4,500 cruise ship travelers from seeing Sitka this week. "Largely, it's because they have to go on the outside of Baranof Island.

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  15. Brown bear mauls hunter from Kentucky near AngoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... His injuries were not life threatening. Blake Fleming with Coast Guard Sector Juneau says they sent a helicopter from Sitka to Chaik Bay near Angoon. The crew picked up the hunter around 2 a.m. Friday and flew him to Juneau for medical treatment. ...

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  16. Walker requests disaster declaration for humpy fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... to put them on deck safely," said Dan Falvey, program director for the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association in Sitka. a Armed with funding from National Marine Fisheries Service and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, ALFA has been ...

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  17. Excerpt from a oeEverything They WantedaRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... and Wrangell. In the south, the forests were Douglas fir and red cedar; in the north, hemlock, yellow cedar and Sitka spruce. That spring, on Bainbridge Island across Puget Sound half an hour by ferry from Seattle, I read a sign posted on a bulletin ...

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  18. No signs of Sitka hiker last seen Monday found in air and ground searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sitka searchers are continuing to seek Michael Hansen, 37, last seen Monday descending the Mount Verstovia Trail. The search for a Sitka man missing since Monday on a mountain hike near the Southeast Alaska community is continuing this week, with dozens of people trying to locate him.

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  19. Missing Sitka man last seen hiking Verstovia TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | APRN

    ... has brown hair and brown eyes. Officials said he's only been in town since July. Peters said troopers are working with Sitka Search and Rescue , search dogs from Sitka and Juneau, and the U.S. Coast Guard. "We do have ground searchers out again ...

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  20. Indigenous art workshop inspires teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Homer News

    ... with questions. The 28-year-old artist recently returned from the Sheldon Jackson Museum Native Artist Residency in Sitka. She received her bachelor of fine arts degree in studio art from the Institute of American Indian Arts and Alaska Native ...

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