Fairbanks residents complain of booms

...S. Air Force over sonic booms produced during training exercises...complaints have been made because of booms produced during night Red Flag-Alaska...affairs office says one sonic boom was reported Monday and three on Tuesday. The booms were heard from Fairbanks to...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

...m. Tuesday, CCFR responded to a fuel spill on Shell Simmons Drive. Upon arrival, airline staff had laid absorbent pads, booms and absorbent material on approximately 10 gallons of fuel. No assistance needed.? At 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, basic life...
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...
A Bishop's Perspective: St. Terese, Alaska

...Levasseur wanted to build the chapel using logs as well, but floating the logs to the island proved to be impossible. Several booms of logs for the chapel were lost to storms and currents. The needed materials for the Shrine chapel were literally underfoot...
Outside editorial: How much bite for new watchdog?

...families are all alike," Tolstoy wrote. "Every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." And so it is with financial booms and busts. The prosperity we enjoyed until last year looked like previous upswings: easy credit, rapid financial innovation...
City may see discounts on construction

...against rocketing costs driven by high oil prices and building booms overseas. Now, oil prices are down and many economies are...expressing interest. That's a major departure from the last few boom years, when massive overbids were common. In August 2006 the...
My Turn: Smoked Fish

...Douglas was once more happening than Juneau by a long shot. It was the place to reminisce about the days of mining and fishing booms long since gone. It was the place to weather the storm, literal or figurative.We all knew it was coming, and on a warm...
Exploring the 'what ifs' of SB 21, ACES

...and tight oils in the Lower 48 coming from states such as North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado, which have seen oil booms due to the practice of fracking. The oil being pumped from those states may increase domestic supply, Rodell said, "prompting...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

...contacted and stated that there had been a diesel spill during the previous flood that had soaked into the ground. Occupant had booms in place protecting the river. No other source for the odor could be found.? At 7:27 a.m. Sunday, basic life support...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...aground in a storm near Kodiak, Harper said the response team relied on ShoreZone to figure out where to land, where to store booms and how to prepare for grounding and minimizing damages.Flying the coastToday, the ShoreZone website is accessible to anyone...


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