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Alaska Fish Factor: Report looks at Alaska's potential to grow in seaweed business

The U.S. grows less than one-100th of 1% of the world’s $6 billion seaweed market, but Alaska has the goods to grow into a major contributor. A new...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    January 27, 2022

Coastal legislators disapprove of governor's spending plan for ferries

Though they say the level of funding for the state ferry system in Gov. Mike Dunleavy's budget for t...

 

Alaska Fish Factor: Pacific Halibut Commission will set catch later this month

Wow, there is a lot of fishing going on across Alaska! Salmon is the heart of Alaska’s seafood industry but winter is when the fishing action...

 

Editorial: An introduction

I was nineteen when I first rode the M/V Columbia up to Petersburg, back in 2003, and I had no idea what I was getting myself into. I parked myself...

 

2021: Year in Review

January The assembly approved of a COVID-19 dashboard which tracked cases in the community. Local...

 

Yesterday's News

December 30, 1921 The corner of the heating plant at the Petersburg Hospital caught fire last Friday night about 10 o’clock, the flames being caused...

 

Alaska Fish Factor

Pacific halibut stock appears to be on an upswing and could result in increased catches for most regions in 2022. At the interim meeting of the...

 

Guest Commentary

There has been a concentrated effort the past few years to develop a long-term solution to the many problems of our ferry system. The effort has been...

 

To the Editor

Conspiracy Theory To the Editor: Let’s pretend that a country decided to find a way to cripple its foes physically and financially without using...

 

Borough Assembly approves transboundary salmon resolution

The Borough Assembly discussed a resolution during their October 19 meeting which seeks to protect...

 

Borough Assembly considers redistricting maps

The Borough Assembly walked through each of the six maps being considered by the Alaska...

 

Guest Commentary

Former and current secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack, who was instrumental in reimposing the 2001 roadless rule on the...

 

Alaska Fish Factor

Optimism is the word that best sums up the attitude among most Alaska salmon fishermen after a good season, according to people in the business of buy...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    October 7, 2021

Mayor declares Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Mayor Mark Jensen proclaimed October 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month during Monday's meeti...

 

Mining company looks for precious metals in SE AK

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A Canadian mining company has been looking for precious metals on Chichagof Island in southeast Alaska. Millrock Resources, a...

 
 By Marc Lutz    News    September 30, 2021

Professional jet skier churns up Dangerous Waters through Southeast

WRANGELL - It's one thing to experience Alaska's waterways from a ferry, cruise ship or even a...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    August 5, 2021

Replacement undersea power cable nears completion

The marine work is done and all that remains are the final shoreside connections and testing, and a...

 
 By Laine Welch    Dockside    June 3, 2021

Interest in growing kelp outpaces that of shellfish

Alaskan interest in growing kelp continues to outpace that of shellfish, based on applications...

 

SEAPA cable to be installed in July

On July 1, Southeast Alaska Power Agency will begin an eight day process of removing a damaged...

 

Meet the class of 2021

Aaliyah Margarette Leigh Domingo Felizardo Who are your parents? Shiela and Allan Felizardo Number...

 
 By Brian Varela    News    May 20, 2021

PHS senior accepted to Ivy League university

When Lydia Martin got her admission letter from Columbia University, she didn't open it right away....

 
 By Brian Varela    News    May 20, 2021

A quiet class of 28 to graduate on Monday

The Petersburg High School Class of 2021 will be receiving their diplomas in a ceremony similar to...

 
 News    May 6, 2021

Alaska woman says feds searched home for Pelosi's laptop

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Federal agents served a search warrant at a boutique resort in Homer, Alaska, saying they were looking for a laptop stolen...

 
 By Laine Welch    Dockside    March 25, 2021

Alaska Fish Factor

Halibut prices for Alaska fishermen for 2021 have started out significantly higher than last year, despite sluggish demand and transportation logjams...

 

To the Editor

Ferry system needs to be own entity To the Editor: Governor Dunleavy's AMHS Reshaping Work Group...

 

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