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Surprise players often star in Super Bowls

...since arriving from Tampa Bay before the 2013 season. The defensive end gets overlooked on a unit known for the "Legion of Boom" secondary featuring Sherman, Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor."I don't really worry about the atmosphere of the game...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-29/surprise-players-often-star-super-bowl
Sports
For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...for the Atlantic Ocean, saying an oil spill knows no boundaries. The proposal comes as the U.S. is in the midst of an oil boom and when oil prices, and pump prices, are at near-historic lows."Opening up the Atlantic coast to drill for fossil fuel...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-28/arctic-atlantic-alternative
State
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean. The proposal comes as the U.S. is in the midst of an oil boom and when oil prices, and pump prices, are at near-historic lows."Opening up the Atlantic coast to drill for fossil fuel...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/obama-floats-offering-first-ever-drilli
State
From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

...kind of our philosophy."In states like North Dakota, Oklahoma and Texas, which have reaped the benefits of a domestic oil boom, the retrenchment is beginning."Drilling budgets are being slashed across the board," said Ron Ness, president of the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-20/car-lots-city-budgets-cheap-oil-means-c
State
A day in the life of: Kinkaduneek Paul Marks

...He kicks him under the ribs, like Raven suggested."Boom, there goes the trout," Marks said.Raven walks over...answer. In Western culture, you think on your feet. Boom boom boom boom. I see people do that and I think, 'You're...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-14-0/a-day-in-the-life
Art
Senator Murkowski's misdirected priorities

...feet of timber per year on the Tongass National Forest. She claims that would be "sustainable," but clearly it isn't. The boom and bust of the pulp mill era, with logging at a frantic pace, cleaned out the most profitable timber (and the best habitat...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-01-05/senator-murkowskis-misdirected-priori
Letters
Number of ships transiting Arctic waters falls in 2014

...journal Arctic Yearbook, said access remains limited and development is expensive in the Arctic."This is the reality. The boom is not there. And whatever will happen will take years and years and years," he said.Environmental groups have raised many...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-06/number-ships-transiting-arctic-waters-f
State
Southeast by the (updated) numbers

...cuts are going to start to really hurt us," Schijvens said.She expressed concerns about the end of Southeast's building boom, especially with a shrinking capital budget, a downturn in mining with falling commodity prices and a continued decrease in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-19/southeast-updated-numbers
Local
Douglas library to host documentary film on the mountain dulcimer

...Thursday, Sept. 11.This feature-length documentary film explores the mountain dulcimer boom in the 1970s in California and its lasting impact. The boom can be traced all the way back to the late 1800s, when dulcimer builders and players living...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-11/douglas-library-host-documentary-film-mou
Art
The history of oil wealth

...wealth between the state and oil industry. Alaskans will vote on Tuesday on whether to repeal the fifth tax regime since the oil boom of the 1970s.The state of Alaska collects oil revenue in several ways, including through royalties, property taxes, corporate...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-15/history-oil-wealth
State

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