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State game board to review deer seasons, limits for Sitka

State game board to review deer seasons, limits for SitkaThe State Board of Game met this weekend in Juneau to consider a number of proposed changes to Southeast hunting regulations.

Haines hunting guide sentenced for Lacey Act violation

John Katzeek was ordered to serve 4 years probation, and pay a $2,000 fine plus $1,500 restitution.

Low snow slashes Eaglecrest staff hours

Low snow slashes Eaglecrest staff hoursOnly half of the expected employees at the Eaglecrest Ski Area have been able to fill out their time cards this winter.

Black Bear Chair to run on Thursday

Black Bear Chair to run on Thursday "We didn’t want to send people up there for an experience that was simply not enjoyable," says General Manager Matt Lillard.

Alaska communities reach record-high temperatures

Alaska communities reach record-high temperaturesSeven Alaska communities have recorded their hottest annual average temperatures ever in 2014.

USFS proposes floating dock at Anan Observatory

USFS proposes floating dock at Anan ObservatoryThe U.S. Forest Service is taking public comments on a proposal to build a floating dock at the Anan Wildlife Observatory.

Waiting for snow, and helping Mother Nature

Waiting for snow, and helping Mother NatureEaglecrest Ski Area managers turn on the snow-making guns to make a base.

Second boy reaches deal in illegal Brevig Mission muskox killings

Second boy reaches deal in illegal Brevig Mission muskox killingsBoth boys charged with chasing down a herd of muskox before killing several of the animals just outside of Brevig Mission have now reached a deal.

Lance Mackey enters 2015 Yukon Quest field

Lance Mackey enters 2015 Yukon Quest fieldOne of the biggest names in long-distance dog mushing has signed up for the Yukon Quest, the 1,000-mile race between Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, and Fairbanks.

Video: Two rescued in skiff grounding at Kanga Bay

Video: Two rescued in skiff grounding at Kanga BayThe Coast Guard rescued a man and woman after their 17-foot skiff ran aground in Kanga Bay near Sitka on Saturday.