Tag Archives: Southeast Conference

Prince Rupert, BC, port busy and growing

Prince Rupert's container facility. (Photo by Leila Kheiry)To say Prince Rupert, British Columbia, has an active port would be an understatement. Its port is bustling, and it has plans to become even busier.

New SEACC director targets transboundary mines

Outgoing SEACC Executive Director Malena Marvin poses while kayaking in Juneau's Mendenhall Lake. (Photo courtesy SEACC)An environmental activist from Oregon is the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council's new executive director.

Timber, election districts among region’s top stories

The Southeast portion of the final redistricting map, which shuffles the region's election boundaries.The ferry system's 50th anniversary and a leadership change at Sealaska are among other top regional stories.

Study shows Southeast’s “blue economy” growing

Southeast Alaska’s maritime economy provides more than a quarter of the wages paid in the region. That’s according to a new study published by the Southeast Conference.