The Navy says it won’t be testing any weapons in Southeast Alaska waters.
The men were frequent visitors to Yakutat and well known in the community.
Tribal citizens and delegates gathered for the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska’s 86thannual Tribal Assembly. The event is used to update tribal delegates and citizens on the past year, pass resolutions and hold elections.
Official U.S. Census data reports Wrangell lost a tenth of its population — 242 people — over the last decade.
The lighthouse building dates back to 1935, built in the art deco style. It replaced one that burned to the ground in 1933.
Petersburg’s middle and high schools have been operating remotely because of cases among staff and students.
The storm could bring potentially damaging winds with gusts up to 70 mph to Southeast Alaska.
As of Wednesday morning, there are 38 active cases in Hoonah, a city of 790 people.
Board member Budd Simpson drew the map with the “tentacle.” He maintains he wasn’t gerrymandering, and agreed with criticism that it looks wrong.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski has introduced a bill to permanently waive a requirement for Alaska-bound cruise ships to stop in Canada.