A Canadian mining company is exploring claims near the small town of Pelican on Chichagof Island.
The most any single business could receive would be $40,000.
Orthione griffenis, or O. griffenis, eventually kills its host shrimp, and soon the remaining shrimp can’t find each other to reproduce, rendering a blue mud shrimp population extinct.
The owners of Alaska Pure Sea Salt Company recently revamped their website in a bid to gain more online commerce. With their new web presence prepared for heavier traffic, the couple took to social media to promote their product and get the word out about their salt.
Sealaska Corporation and The Nature Conservancy have set aside $10 and $7 million respectively in seed money to help support the fund.
The shortest link between Southeast Alaska and the North American road system could open as early as next May.
Later this month, Weiss will be honored at the upcoming Alaska Superintendents Association Fall Conference. She will also be a candidate representing Alaska for the 2022 National Superintendent of the Year.
Team Rubicon is mostly veterans and first responders volunteering to do disaster recovery missions around the world.
About 150 people are expected to attend the Southeast Conference’s annual meeting in person.
Redistricting is shaping up to be the opening of a high stakes political exercise that will play out through the Nov. 10 deadline to settle political boundaries.