Heat lamp causes fire at Super 8

...staying at the hotel, said firefighters seemed to "come out of the woodwork" when the fire alarm sounded. "They did good work," he said.? Contact assistant editor James Brooks at 523.2258 or at
Today In Sports History for Aug. 2 the Olympics, marking the first time the U.S. wins the unofficial team title. The five medalists are flyweight Nate Brooks; light welterweight Charley Adkins; middleweight Floyd Patterson; light heavyweight Norvell Lee and heavyweight Eddie Sanders...
Coast Guard invades Juneau for 'roundup'

The Coast Guard is coming. Starting today, expect to see Juneau's downtown waterfront crowded with ships bearing the crossed anchors and red stripe of the U.S. Coast Guard.
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...
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.


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