Sitka Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Louise Mittower LangtonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... Northwestern Business College in Spokane in 1938. Louise worked at Caterpillar Tractor Company before moving to Sitka, Alaska, where she married her college sweetheart Richard L. Langton, on October 23, 1940. Together, they lived in Sitka for three ...

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  2. Ailing Mariner Medevaced Near AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Marine News

    A USCG helicopter crew hoists an ailing mariner from the fishing vessel Western Profit near Sitka, Alaska. After safely hoisting the injured man, he was brought to a higher level of medical care in Sitka.

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  3. Sitka middle schooler breaks down language, cultural barriers for immigrant studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... in winter. And you're only seven years old. That's the situation Jasmine Molina found herself when she first got to Sitka, over 5,000 miles from her native city of Manila in the Philippines. Sitka's Filipino population has grown substantially in the ...

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  4. Coast Guard medevacs ailing man from charter boat near SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Coast Guard rescued a 68-year-old man having chest pains from a charter boat north of Sitka on Sunday. Juneau's Coast Guard command center received a report from the Western Profit, a 62-foot charter vessel, that the man was in distress, the Coast Guard said in a news release Monday.

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  5. 2 Alaska fisheries council representatives disqualified from voting on halibut bycatchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    In a move that throws a curveball into the volatile halibut bycatch issue, two Alaska representatives have been disqualified from voting when the matter comes before the North Pacific Fishery Management Council when it meets June 1-9 in Sitka. Seafood.com reports that Simon Kineen and David Long both must recuse themselves because of their employment by groundfish companies, creating a financial conflict of interest.

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  6. Alaska News Nightly: Friday, May 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | APRN

    ... in winter. And you're only seven years old. That's the situation Jasmine Molina found herself when she first got to Sitka, over 5,000 miles from her native city of Manila in the Philippines. Sitka's Filipino population has grown substantially in the ...

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  7. AK: A 12-Year-Old AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | APRN

    ... 6 in winter. And you're only seven years old. That's the situation Jasmine Molina found herself when she first got to Sitka, over 5,000 miles from her native city of Manila in the Philippines. Sitka's Filipino population has grown substantially in ...

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  8. What's happeningRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    ... Theodore Roosevelt. Friends of Admiralty Wildlife Cruise, 8:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m., Saturday, May 23, Allen Marine. Sitka whale biologist Jan Straley and other naturalists and historians will lead a cruise to some of the richest marine habitat in the ...

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  9. Fish Factor: Speak up on halibutRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    ... The NPFMC will decide on cutting the halibut bycatch level by up to 50 percent when it meets the week of June 1 in Sitka. Federal data show that the multi-billion pound trawl fisheries discarded seven times more halibut (animals) in 2014 than were ...

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  10. Thirsty California a potential market for bulk waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Garry White came to Sitka in 2008 and has ridden the wave of the bulk water venture. But new developments in infrastructure and capital are giving him hope that bulk water shipments to California will happen this year.

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  11. Seattle-based trawlers facing prospect of 50% halibut bycatch cutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... The council will decide on cutting the halibut bycatch level by up to 50 percent when it meets the week of June 1 in Sitka. Federal data show that the multibillion-pound trawl fisheries discarded seven times more halibut in 2014 than were landed by ...

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  12. Thirsty California a potential market for bulk waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | APRN

    Garry White came to Sitka in 2008 and has ridden the wave of the bulk water venture. But new developments in infrastructure and capital are giving him hope that bulk water shipments to California will happen this year.

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  13. Dan Magone stands in the wheelhouse of the salvage vessel Redeemer.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | APRN

    ... me $100-grand to get it off the sand dunes and get it to Dutch." Instead, he says the boat wound up with loggers from Sitka. They patched it up and headed south, but wound up abandoning the ship in Sand Point. "And then it sank at the dock," he ...

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  14. Obituaries, May 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Chemical Company in New York City. In 1952, she married her childhood sweetheart, Henry Gilbertson. They lived in Sitka, Alaska before returning to Maryland for the birth of their son, Kim, and for graduate studies for Henry. Two daughters, Susan ...

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  15. Marion Ball GilbertsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Recordpub.com

    ... Chemical Company in New York City. In 1952, she married her childhood sweetheart, Henry Gilbertson. They lived in Sitka, Alaska before returning to Maryland for the birth of their son Kim, and for graduate studies for Henry. Two daughters, Susan and ...

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  16. Sitka parks feel the strain of fiscal belt tighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    State officials have rolled out their plan to terminate direct management of state parks in Sitka, including two of the most historic sites in Alaska. At a meeting of the Parks Citizen Advisory Board in Sitka on Tuesday morning, regional directors outlined their plan to find new management for the area parks and if no one steps forward, to put the parks into so-called "passive management."

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  17. Budget cuts sideline Taku ferry July-SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | APRN

    They were looking forward to ferrying through the Inside Passage, celebrating the Fourth of July in Sitka and staying at bed-and-breakfasts along the way. "When I got the email last Friday, I was very frustrated in that here they were, at the last minute, changing the ferry schedule.

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  18. Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, May 13, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | APRN

    ... he's lucky to be alive. State officials have rolled out their plan to terminate direct management of state parks in Sitka, including two of the most historic sites in Alaska. Most state ferries will sail their scheduled routes this summer. That ...

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  19. Q&A with Hoonah fisherman Vernon HillRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    In early April, on the day after Easter, fishermen Vernon Hill, Bernard Wolf and George Lindoff returned to Hoonah from Sitka Sound toting a shipload of "Easter eggs." The crew of the Shirley N spent nine days dropping hemlock branches into the shoreline, waiting for herring to spawn and collecting herring eggs on branches.

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

    May 13, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... News) They were looking forward to ferrying through the Inside Passage, celebrating the Fourth of July in Sitka and staying at bed-and-breakfasts along the way. "When I got the email last Friday, I was very frustrated in that here they were, at the ...

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