Federal agents destroyed over 50 pounds of an explosive in Petersburg’s rock pit behind the community’s airport Wednesday afternoon.
Two people are dead after a boating accident between Petersburg and Wrangell that happened on Sunday night.
More than half of Southeast Alaska’s school districts have hired new superintendents this year.
The operator of a salmon hatchery near Petersburg says it is moving forward with plans to rebuild the portion of the facility destroyed by fire in March.
The Double Rock Band is made up of three Sperl siblings and a friend. The Sperls live on a little family farm about a 20 minute drive south of Petersburg.
Fish and Game would be rebuilding the Crystal Lake hatchery facility destroyed in a fire earlier this month.
The UA lands office is offering two timber sales on Mitkof Island south of Petersburg this year.
Southeast Alaska commercial crab boats caught around 1.25 million pounds of Tanner crab last month, the biggest catch in over a decade.
Fire destroyed a salmon incubation building and over a million eggs at Crystal Lake Hatchery on Mitkof Island south of Petersburg early Tuesday morning.