Petersburg (Alaska, United States)

Type: City
Name: Petersburg (Alaska, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 56.8125
Longitude: -132.955994
population: 2,894
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Experience the rivers of the world

Gary Sorensen lessThe fastest growing segment of travel is river cruising, especially on the magnificent rivers of Europe.Imagine gliding down the beautiful Rhine River past majestic castles perched on the nearby hilltops. Get in touch with the local ... [Published St. George Spectrum - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Med Boards Are Too Lax; Payment for Pain and Suffering; More

Medical Boards Are Too Lax, Critics ClaimAre medical boards doing a proper job of protecting the public from substandard care? In the case of at least one state, the answer seems to be "no" according to a recent investigatory report by CBS News. [1]At ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: Candidates don't need to waste money on irritating TV ads

October 10th 12:24 pm | Bev DunhamSteeped in yet another contentious election cycle, Alaskans are getting more disgusted with TV ads every day. We turn off the sound or leave the room while candidates hurl charges at one another. These ads do little but ... [Published Bristol Bay Times - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 2 reports

ADOT&PF participates in International Walk to School Day

(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) –Schools in many Alaskan communities, including Petersburg, Juneau and Anchorage, held special activities to promote safety for students who walk and bike to school.At Wonder Park Elementary School in Anchorage, Providence Alaska Medical ... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

ANB/ANS Grand Camp convenes in Petersburg

Story last updated at 10/8/2014 - 8:38 pmSUBHEAD>BYLINE1> Capital City Weekly BYLINE2>The 102nd Grand Camp of the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the Alaska Native Sisterhood will take place Oct. 8-11 in Petersburg.The grand camp is an annual ... [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

CREPPS, HARLEY S.

Harley Shea Crepps, 21, of Chesterfield, Va., entered Heaven on Oct. 3, 2014. Harley fought a courageous battle with cancer over 18 months, never losing her faith, before leaving the loving and devoted arms of her mother to join her Lord and Savior. She ... [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

The votingest little town in Southeast

If patriotism is measured at the election box, the voting residents of Petersburg may be the most American town in Southeast Alaska.They have a total of 38 possible votes to cast this election. In contrast, the towns with the second most possible votes ... [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Tonka Seafoods pitches investors with Alaska shrimp processing venture

, 5:31 pmPetersburg, Alaska may be seeing the return of shrimp processing to its shores after most of it ended in 2005.Tonka Seafoods is aiming to bring back the pink shrimp fishing and processing legacy in Alaska, reports the Petersburg Pilot.Seth Scrimsher, ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Petersburg to host large Alaska Native gathering

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Places:PETERSBURG, Alaska — Petersburg will be hosting one of the largest gatherings of Alaska Natives in southeast Alaska.The 102nd annual of the Alaska Native Brotherhood and Alaska Native ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

Commercial fishing continues near Petersburg

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Subjects:Places:PETERSBURG, Alaska — Sunday marks the opening for more commercial fishing near Petersburg by some gillnetters.KFSK ( http://is.gd/d2NA3b ) reports that the Alaska Department ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Petersburg Considers Changes to Senior Sales Tax Exemption

If you’re 65 or older, you don’t have to pay Petersburg’s 6 percent sales tax.Municipal Finance Director Jody Tow says that means local government is losing out on a lot of money.“We’re estimating, conservatively, $270,000 in lost tax revenue for senior ... [Published Alaskapublic.org - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Alaska News Nightly: September 24, 2014

September 24, 2014 - 5:34 pmStories are posted on the  APRN news  page. You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via  email ,  podcast  and  RSS . Follow us on  Facebook at alaskapublic.org  and on  Twitter @aprnDownload Audio:Forrest Dunbar: The Millennial ... [Published Alaskapublic.org - Sep 25 2014]

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"It was definitely missed. We've filled in the best we could" said Superintendent John Conwell. In the absence of a college campus coordinator, the high school guidance counselor filled the gap, he said
ADOT&PF State Safe Routes to School coordinator Steve Soenksen said, "It's great to see many people focus on safety. Walk to School Day is great to celebrate today and every day to practice safe pedestrian skills."
Wrangell, Alaska About: "I am a 42-year resident of Southeast Alaska and have lived in both Kake and Wrangell. I am a retired teacher, a former reporter for the Wrangell Sentinel, a former troller and gill netter and have written several books on Southeast Alaska including one on the Stikine River and the threats to it from BC mines upstream." Received October 05, 2014 - Published October 05, 2014 Viewpoints - Opinion Letters: Representations of fact and opinions in letters are solely those...
...(See the July 2 Capital City Weekly.) "There has never been a nose wheel on a Goose" he wrote, "It's a classic tail dragger."

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Experience the rivers of the world [Published St. George Spectrum - Oct 19 2014]
US Commemorates Alaska Day [Published RIA Novosti - Oct 18 2014]
Med Boards Are Too Lax; Payment for Pain and Su... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Oct 17 2014]
My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the... [Published Juneau Empire - Oct 16 2014]
Grand Camp supports statewide smoke-free workpl... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 16 2014]
Espersen’s deal for stake in Norway cod, haddoc... [Published Undercurrent News - Oct 15 2014]
Protesters Block Access To BC Mine As It Nears ... [Published Alaskapublic.org - Oct 14 2014]
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up to voter turnout, T... [Published Juneau Empire - Oct 13 2014]
101 things to do in Alaska [Published Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Oct 11 2014]
Marine Advisory Program hires new agent for Una... [Published Bristol Bay Times - Oct 10 2014]
Opinion: Candidates don't need to waste money o... [Published Bristol Bay Times - Oct 10 2014]
Local cancer center treated 58 this year [Published Juneau Empire - Oct 10 2014]
ANB/ANS Grand Camp convenes in Petersburg [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 09 2014]
ADOT&PF participates in International Walk to S... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 09 2014]
October 8: ADOT&PF participates in Internationa... [Published Noodls - Oct 09 2014]
CREPPS, HARLEY S. [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Oct 08 2014]
Shellfish farming workshop and lectures offered [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 08 2014]
Warren Kendig “Ken” Rogers, Jr. [Published Mount Pleasant News - Oct 07 2014]
Ink It Up Designs Participating in the Chase Ba... [Published EMoneyDaily - Oct 07 2014]
Mark Begich and fisheries [Published Sitnews - Oct 06 2014]
Seven Southeast Alaska Tribes Form Partnership ... [Published Sitnews - Oct 03 2014]
Southeast communities events calendar [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 03 2014]
LUCILLE F. (GROVES) GRAHAM [Lahmansville, W.Va.] [Published Cumberland Times-News - Oct 02 2014]
Catch the election you forgot [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 02 2014]
Southeast History: Historical tidbits shared by... [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 02 2014]
The votingest little town in Southeast [Published Capital City Weekly - Oct 02 2014]
Team Zietlow goes for their third World Record ... [Published Volkswagen Singapore - Oct 01 2014]
From Cape to Cape in a Touareg: it all starts o... [Published Volkswagen Singapore - Oct 01 2014]
Cruise Traffic Level, But Could Grow Soon [Published Alaskapublic.org - Oct 01 2014]
Tonka Seafoods pitches investors with Alaska sh... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 30 2014]
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