Participants at a town hall forum discussed Southeast Alaska infrastructure projects — like energy projects and ferry funding — that could become possible with new funding.
A COVID-19 outbreak at a warehouse in Centralia, Washington has led to shipping delays at grocery stores throughout Southeast Alaska.
Fish and Game now predicts a total catch of 39 million by the end of the season, which would be an above-average harvest.
The goal of the project is to collect more comprehensive data on all pollinator species, including those on Mitkof Island.
The region’s purse seine fleet netted nearly six million pinks in an opening in early August. That pushed the region’s total catch to around 20 million fish on the season.
Just days before the relaxation of some travel restrictions at the U.S. Canada border, Canadian workers are warning of long delays at the border because of a labor dispute.
The kings, coho and chum that trollers are catching are smaller in size than recent averages.
The Forest Service says the small sale program aligns with the Biden administration’s sustainability strategy for Southeast Alaska.
The wood came from a sawmill in Hoonah. The new cabin replaces one that was further along the alpine ridge, another mile south of town.
The change is aimed at keeping the region’s sport harvest of chinook within a target allocation of 37,900 fish.