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AK cruise season winds down

As the 2012 visitor season nears an end, cruise lines large and small have been making their last trips of the year through Southeast Alaska. Lindblad Expedition’s National Geographic Sea Lion recently made one more stop in Petersburg, where Matt Lichtenstein chatted with passengers on the dock:

The National Geographic Sea Lion on a stop in Petersburg, early September 2012.

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Wrong-size moose kill threatens central Southeast hunt

A legal moose antler configuration with two brow tines on one side and three tines on the other (file photo courtesy ADF&G)
Hunters continue to have success shooting moose on the mainland and islands around Petersburg, Wrangell and Kake. However, the high number of illegal moose shot during the month-long season is also climbing. more

PHS swim team looks to improve for Regions

At the last home meet, Petersburg swimmers Molly Parks, Alyssa Guthrie, Isabel Ith, and Mariah Taylor check out swim details on paper as Coach Andy Carlisle looks on. Photo/Brad Taylor
Coach Andy Carlisle
Coach Andy Carlisle says the team performed well at the Juneau meet but has room for improving. more