Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

...Authorities are investigating more than 300 plantation companies and 83 suspects have...Standards Index hit a record high of 3,300 in Central Kalimantan province in Borneo...with Malaysia and Brunei. Anything above 300 is deemed hazardous.Rosita Rossie, a...
Nation and World
21st eagle festival brings eagles, photographers, dancers together

...Randles and her young "eagle scientists" counted around 2,300 eagles in the area, though there may be more, said Executive...271 registered. The year before that, there were more than 300, McRoberts said."That (the ferry) is the only thing I can...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...said.The $120 million Alaska-class project involves the construction of two 280-foot dayboat ferries capable of carrying 300 passengers and 60 cars.The state awarded a construction contract to Ketchikan's Vigor Alaska Shipyard in October 2014, and...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

...Alcohol was involved.Death? At 9:59 a.m. Monday, the Juneau Police Department responded to an unattended death in the 300 block of Village Street. Foul play is not suspected.Domestic violence? At 12:40 p.m. Sunday, a 51-year-old woman...
Police blotter for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

...assault in the Juneau area.Parking? At 2:18 p.m. Wednesday, a vehicle was impounded due to a parking violation in the 300 block of Fourth Street.Theft? At 8:56 a.m. Thursday, an investigation continued into a reported theft in the 3000 block...
Bethel City Council drops protests against 2 liquor licenses

...views and give the applicants a fair chance by withdrawing the protests."Bethel city code prohibits a liquor store within 300 feet of school grounds. BNC's application calls for opening a liquor store in the Kipusvik building, located across the street...
Alaskans opt out of insurance, choose health care ministries

...premiums in the individual market," he said.Chesley said he and his wife became members of Liberty HealthShare Nov. 1. Their $300 monthly contribution provides them access to shared funds from the health ministry for medical expenses over $1,000 per incident...
More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport

...cents cheaper than the same time last year. With the average car getting 18.5 miles per gallon, that means a family driving 300 miles will save $12 in fuel this holiday.Airlines for America, the lobbying group for several major airlines, forecasts...
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Police & Fire for Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

...p.m. Tuesday, Francisco Salgado, 48, and Alejandra Salgado de Teran, 59, were warrested on outstanding warrants in the 300 block of Fourth Street. Both were taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.? At 2:25 p.m. Tuesday, JPD performed a...
What's happening this week, Nov. 11-17 music, catered dinner, and no-host bar. Tickets at, 586-4920 or 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 300. Details: Writers' Showcase, 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 13, @360 in the KTOO building. Live television...


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