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My Turn: Your vote is free speech- think before you cast

...Constitution really does give all of us freedom of speech, which guides our civil behavior and voting processes. Your vote, and mine, speak for us. Each of our votes counts.The second theme is a bit more complex. Every election and every ballot measure...
My turn: Juneau's economy needs road and mine

...will literally leave the land and the water better than it found it. I see the arguments and tactics to halt the road and mine no different than if I had a new restaurant ready to open and vegetarians tried to stop me because I serve meat. Just...
Ferrell keeps laughs coming in latest movie

...FOX television show starring Colin Hanks and Bradley Whitford called, "The Good Guys") would be worth your cash. And mine. I was in Boise, Idaho for a wedding over the weekend and took a pal with me to see it; I paid for his ticket as well...
Sinkholes create $1 million headache for CCFR

...original shoreline) is built on fill. Much of downtown Juneau, which sits at sea level, is built on wooden pilings and mine tailings from the AJ Mine.Water still flows under the station, and the supporting soil beneath the rear parking lot...
A Trip South: The highest hole in Peru

...a maze of broken, bumpy roads, the receding glaciers of the distant mountains disappeared behind abandoned buildings and mine tailing moraines as we descended into the pit. Empty turned over lots, neighborhood trash dumps, and a radioactive-looking...
William G Ruddy

...and launched three days before Pearl Harbor. The U.S. Navy seized the vessel for wartime service in troop transport and mine sweeping; after the war the Presbyterian Church used the boat to link with people in the local island villages. After...
Shots, stickers and the love of God

...check-up a month ago. She was prepared for it to be terrible. But when the big moment came, much to her surprise - and mine when she told me later - her son sat stoically still and silent, with one single tear leaking out of his left eye through...
Flooded construction site a reminder of Juneau's mining history

...chased us out of the hole a few times."Downtown Juneau sits at sea level and much of the area is built on wooden pilings and mine tailings. The waterfront was actually at Front Street before the AJ Mine was operating at full capacity. Andrews said...
UAS miner training program prompted by industry demand

...across Southeast Alaska, for training Alaskans to take these jobs," Caulfield said.Bell has worked with students and mine officials to help get internships and jobs for young adults who have completed the course and are continuing on with mining...
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Propping up the Peterson Lake Trail

...a historic tramway, which was used to carry supplies to and from the Peterson mining claim. The trail, lake, cabin and mine are named for John Peterson, who homesteaded the property across the highway at Pearl Harbor, now run as the Jensen-Olson...


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