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Anchorage backhoe tangles Internet traffic in Juneau

...connections and shutting down long distance phone service. The outage happened just before noon when a City Electric backhoe operator severed a GCI fiber optic cable buried about 4 feet deep near Bird Point, said GCI spokesman David Morris. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110300/Loc_Oops.html
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Boy dies after car slides into river

...Landers was riding in the car with three other people. He was the only one who didn't make it to shore. A local backhoe operator was able to get the car out of the river. The boy's body was found inside. Troopers said 43-year-old Seward...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072109/reg_466811497.shtml
State Briefs

...oil spill by the railroad near Skagway. About 1,500 gallons of heating oil spilled into the Skagway River when a backhoe operator struck and ruptured a pipeline that ran alongside the railroad tracks. Former company president Paul Taylor pleaded...

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Riverbend-area soil will be inspected for contamination

...don't like it, but it doesn't necessarily qualify as hazardous under Alaska state statutes,'' she said. A backhoe operator for Trail Mix, the nonprofit group that did the work for the city, told state officials he thought he smelled diesel...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100799/Loc_soil.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Mendenhall Loop Road after doing some clearing in the muskeg on Wren Drive. The responding officer found that the backhoe operator had been consuming alcohol. The operator said he did not need permits to clear alders and other brush from his own...

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Police and fire blotter

...Mendenhall Loop Road after doing some clearing in the muskeg on Wren Drive. The responding officer found that the backhoe operator had been consuming alcohol. The operator said he did not need permits to clear alders and other brush from his own...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062299/Loc_blotter.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...everyone out of the site. Why it didn't happen this particular day, I don't know.'' Greg Lawson, another backhoe operator on the project, said an avalanche expert had visited the site and told workers what to watch out for. ``He explained...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041899/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Moose stranded after roof plunge

...backhoe. Rescuers guided the moose's legs through the roof from below and wiggled a net beneath her. Then the backhoe operator lifted her off the roof and gently lowered her to the ground. After the drugs wore off, the moose walked off...

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