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Local governments can't wait on climate change

...the communities and what are the responsible options for reducing the risks. When Sitka finished the expansion of its Blue Lake Hydroelectric Dam, it obtained a source of affordable, fish-friendly, clean energy for generations to come. And...
Believe in seeds: They'll expand your gardening horizons

...offered. Rather than planting Tendercrop, the one bean variety you might find as transplants, you could plant seeds of Blue Lake or Kentucky Wonder or any one of a number of other, better varieties available from the same establishment that sells...
Marine highway loses naturalists to budget cuts

...quarters of the Tustumena, passengers who take a second to look out the window wake up to volcanic topography, sky blue lakes and wildlife that looks extraterrestrial even to most Alaskans.That ethereal experience only lasts a few seconds...
Warming may help Southeast produce power

...Brewton, superintendent of Sitka Electric. Sitka commissioned the study because it is in the midst of trying to raise its Blue Lake Dam to meet the city's power demand, but needs to know how much water it should expect. Each community is likely to...
Parnell zapped for energy fund cuts

...Whitman Lake hydro project near Ketchikan to $1 million; cutting $15 million in funding for the expansion of Sitka's Blue Lake hydro project to $6 million; eliminating $7 million for Homer Electric Association for a wind project near Nikiski...
Soldotna Community News

...daughter of Kent and Lorraine Christenson, recently ran her first triathlon at the Luna All Women's Triathlon at Blue Lake in Fairview, Ore. She was thrilled to land 101st out of 306 racers. Not bad for a rookie! On the half mile swim she...
S. Utah's Tushar range boasts wonderfully scenic ATV, hiking trails

...Creek and Anderson-Meadow. There are also a few small bodies of water in the Tushars -- Puffer Lake, Kent's Lake, Blue Lake, LaBaron Lake and Willow Lake, plus a Boy Scout Camp. Big Rock Candy Mountain, along U.S. 89, is a part of the...


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