Program expands Southeast scope

In Tenakee Springs and other rural towns in Southeast Alaska, medical specialists think they've found a way to replace medevac flights. It comes on a little cart.
Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...Karlynn Welling, 45, F, 1:46:05, Juneau, AK26. Karen Brooks, 26, F, 1:46:06, Juneau, AK27. Kerriann Olsson, 28...Marit Schultz (Michigan), 4:05:452001- 20, Wesley Brooks (Juneau, AK), 3:14:15 / Nanette Spear (Spokane...
After 10-hour wait for wind, Dustin Johnson leads championship

...gave Saturday some semblance of order.The second round lasted nearly 39 hours from the first tee shot to the final putt. Brooks Koepka hit one putt in 30 minutes, and he might still be on the 11th green except that he refused to keep going because his...
Jamaica stuns US in Gold Cup semis

...perfectly into the penalty area. Mattocks, with his back to the goal and sandwiched between defenders Ventura Alvarado and John Brooks, leaped up for a dazzling header that caught the underside of the crossbar, out of a leaping Guzan's reach, and dropped...
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Collector finds marine reptile fossil in mountains

...Druckenmiller said.Two other ancient marine reptile fossils have been identified in Alaska: a dolphin-like ichthyosaur found in the Brooks Range and southeast, and the thalattosaur, which looked like a long lizard with a flattened tail, discovered near Kake.
Midsummer run packs the highway

...Reese Salonen 7 F11:10 Alexander Mueca 4 M11:10 Jennifer Church 15 F11:22 Douglas Gray 49 M11:35 Ira Anstine 7 M11:43 Brook Pinney 4 M12:19 Jakob Dwarshuis 4 M12:20 Ruth Dwarshuis 29 F12:52 Kristyanna Lohrey 6 F13:04 MacKenzie Gray 11 F13...
Japan's secret campaign against the U.S.

This August marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bomb attacks against Japan and the end of World War II. This year also marks the 70th anniversary of an attack you might not have heard about - Japan's balloon bomb campaign against the United States.
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Soaked by two inches of rain, Juneau stays on track for wettest July ever

Tourists line up outside of the Pirana Joe clothing store to stay out of the rain on Thursday.
Photos: July First Friday

...birthday party (also very crowded) and a performance by the Juneau Marching Band at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center, as well as numerous art openings. Here are a few images from the evening's events. Photos by James Brooks / Juneau Empire
Pure Sole: '3022 ft.' is above normal, who overcame addiction and reached sobriety by returning too her mountain roots; two-time women's champion Holly Brooks who visited an emergency room, checked out to finish the race, then collapsed at the finish and returned to the hospital for...


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