Laura Helgeson, KSTK - Wrangell
The whale carcass, spotted floating near Channel Island last June, was one among hundreds of gray whales reported to NOAA that have mysteriously died in along the West Coast this year. Now it will provide plenty of educational and research opportunities for local students and scientists.
To put it simply, Anny “Fyno” Newport is an artist. She’s known throughout Wrangell and Southeast for her collections, crafts and oddities.