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Tsunami warning downgraded to advisory

...53 p.m. Alaska Daylight Time was centered about 13 miles southeast of Little Sitkin Island or 25 miles north Amchitka Island, an area prone to earthquakes located about 1,300 miles southwest of Anchorage. There were several strong aftershocks...
Anchorage hospital worker files labor complaint over dues threat

...interview from Nevada, where he was working on a project to provide health screening for workers exposed to radiation on Amchitka Island. ''I could have done this months ago. I already sent them two nice letters.'' Out of a total hospital work...
Federal departments announce compensation for ill nuclear workers

...ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Former atomic program workers on Amchitka Island who have developed certain forms of cancer or two...berylliosis of the lung are eligible for compensation. Amchitka Island is part of the Aleutian Islands. Amchitka is 35 miles...
House approves compensation plan for sick atomic workers

...workers dying from illnesses related to their jobs in nuclear weapons plants or uranium mines. That includes former Amchitka Island workers who became ill or died from a variety of cancers and other diseases linked to radiation exposure. The compensation...

...This Week's Race: UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 Point Standings Money Leaders State seeks federal funding for Amchitka Island monitoring Fiscal Policy Caucus crafts deficit-reducing plan Senate approves bill to allow voting equipment...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives02/26/01

...intervene in state roadless suit Troopers: Man kills self after standoff; home burns Agencies will head to Amchitka Island for monitoring, cleanup work Pourchot nearing a decision about Northern Intertie route Third time's the...
Stanley Wilfred Aho 1945 in the U.S. Army. He was stationed on rescue boats, which he transferred from California to Attu and Amchitka Island along the Aleutian Chain. After his brother Toivo died in an airplane crash in 1949, Stanley abandoned his flying...


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