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  1. Coalitions sue Forest Service to block Alaska old-growth timber saleRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Berners Bay, in background, in southeast Alaska. The Tongass is studded with 1,000-year-old trees. (Michael Penn / Juneau Empire) The so-called Big Thorne timber sale would allow 6,000 acres of old-growth trees in Alaska to be harvested separate ...

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  2. Regents had reason to pay retention bonus to University of Alaska presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... top-notch facilities including new engineering buildings underway at UAA and UAF, new student housing in Kenai and Juneau, and ongoing efforts to ensure we continue to deliver quality and relevant academic programs throughout the state at an ...

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  3. SEAS teaches the 'black art' of sailing to JuneauRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Capital City Weekly

    If you've been near the Juneau-Douglas bridge on a Wednesday afternoon, you've probably seen them in the Gastineau Channel: sailboats, harnessing the power of the wind.

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  4. The Guns of AugustRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... Alaska. According to federal records, the '1033 program' run by the Department of Defense sent 14 automatic rifles to Juneau, four to Ketchikan, 15 to Fairbanks, four to the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, five to Kodiak and 123 to Anchorage. The ...

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  5. Public Servants - Making a Difference in your Community Every Day of the YearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... our employees feel that way as well. It is one of the reasons CBJ is a great place to work." The City and Borough of Juneau provides a diverse set of programs and services to the community, employing approximately 950 people in a wide variety of ...

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  6. Fish Factor: Researchers dive into Chinook research projectsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... with an adipose fin clip. We also will include a tiny coded wire tag in their heads and those will be sent to the Juneau lab where we can tell when and where those fish were released. With those three components we can do full stock reconstruction." ...

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  7. One foot in two worlds: Sarah WilliamsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... November," she said. "At that time it was already cold ... we were wearing big heavy parkas, and we came out in the Juneau airport, and it was really warm compared to Fort Yukon." Williams doesn't remember her mother, who passed away at a young age. ...

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  8. A Juneau Afternoon 8/28/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Phil Campbell, pastor of Northern Light United Church, will be in to give us an update on the roof project and a grant they received,

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  9. Juneau schools improve, but still no 5-star ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Four schools in the Juneau School District have improved over last year , according to the Alaska School Performance Index.

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  10. Southeast VPSOs tackle more than law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Tlingit-Haida Central Council's VPSO coordinator Jason Wilson sits with the seven VPSOs serving Southeast Alaska after a ceremony held in Juneau Monday.

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  11. Celebrating recovery from drug and alcohol addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Dusty Dumont and Kara Nelson jump to celebrate a dunk tank bull's-eye at a recent Juneau Recovery Fest event.

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  12. Mammoth fossil discovered at construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCTV5

    ... or other valuables. Police say the thief took a pair of bear heads. A man who took a nearly $5,000 gold nugget from a Juneau, Alaska, jewelry store offered to pay for it two days after his face appeared in photos distributed by the media. A man ...

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  13. Gold thief offers to pay for pilfered nuggetRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | KDWN

    A man suspected of walking out of a Juneau, Alaska, jewelry store with a gold nugget worth nearly $5,000 developed a conscience and paid for it - after his image was distributed by police through a "crime stoppers" program. 1 comment

  14. Giants' Bumgarner perfect through 6 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A man who took a nearly $5,000 gold nugget from a Juneau, Alaska, jewelry store offered to pay for it two days after his face appeared in photos distributed by the media.

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  15. Five Conservation Groups File Lawsuit To Stop POW Timber ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | APRN

    ... a whole. Another lawsuit seeking to stop the Big Thorne project was filed earlier by Earthjustice, representing the Juneau-based Southeast Alaska Conservation Council. That lawsuit also cites the potential negative impacts on deer and wolves. Forest ...

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  16. Five more groups sue over Big Thorne projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... a whole. Another lawsuit seeking to stop the Big Thorne project was filed earlier by Earthjustice, representing the Juneau-based Southeast Alaska Conservation Council. That lawsuit also cites the potential negative impacts on deer and wolves. Forest ...

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  17. Juneau police investigate shooting of dogRead the original story

    Tuesday | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Juneau police and animal control authorities are investigating the shooting of a dog in a North Douglas neighborhood.

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  18. Search for missing woman expands to mine shaftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... shoppers to Sharon Buis who went missing while hiking near Mt. Roberts. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO) An expert on Juneau mine shafts says hiker Sharon Buis may have fallen into an old mine on the side of Mount Roberts. Weed says he doesn't want to ...

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  19. Scientists search for answers to Chinook declineRead the original story

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... with an adipose fin clip. We also will include a tiny coded wire tag in their heads and those will be sent to the Juneau lab where we can tell when and where those fish were released. With those three components, we can do full stock ...

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  20. Animal Control and JPD investigate dog shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau Animal Control is investigating the shooting death of a dog Friday at a North Douglas Highway residence.

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