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Petersburg man tells of brown bear encounter on southern Mitkof

It seems like sightings of brown bears are becoming a little more common part of life on Mitkof Island near Petersburg. Hunters, hikers and photographers have reported the larger and more dangerous bears in numerous spots. One of the most recent encounters happened in early June at a boat ramp called Olsen’s Log Dump on the southern end of the island, just off Mitkof Highway.

Hydro lakes rebounding, but a long way from full

Hydroelectric reservoirs in Southeast Alaska are rising this month with the last of the remaining snow melt and some significant rainfall. However, hydro operators caution those lakes are still a long way from full.

PMC Live first Thursday 12:30pm on KFSK

KFSK news and the Petersburg Medical Center have started up a monthly show called “PMC Live.” It’s airs during Midday Magazine the first Thursday of each month. The program shines a light on different departments, new programs or initiatives at the medical center. Next program Wednesday, July 3

Studio Sketches: Jennifer Younger

Sitka jewelry artist Jennifer Younger displays some of the pieces she’s working on (KCAW/Rose) Sitka jewelry artist Jennifer Younger has been creating pieces for only the past few years, but in that time she’s garnered a local...

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The Pebble Mine

Photo by Jason Sear, KDLG – Dillingham A comment period for the Pebble Mine project ends July 1st....

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