Today in History for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

...doomsdays did not come to pass, died in Oakland, California.Today's Birthdays: Actor-comedian Tim Conway is 81. Singer Cindy Birdsong (The Supremes) is 75. Rock musician Dave Clark (The Dave Clark Five) is 72. Rock musician Carmine Appice (Vanilla...
State launches program to track firewood moisture

...wood smoke.Officials from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, including state air quality program manager Cindy Heil, met with woodcutters Thursday to explain the program, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The burning of wood...
Thanks for successful tree lighting

...McCormick welcomed attendees and listed projects that the committee donated funds to and worked on over the years. Reverend Cindy Roberts gave the Invocation, and Mayor Merrill Stanford turned on the tree lights. Later at Treadwell Arena, the Douglas...
Arctic drill ship company pleading to eight felonies

...its actions and many of its own initiatives were included in an environmental compliance plan stipulated by the agreement.Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League, said the case speaks to the dangers of drilling in the Arctic...
Hearings planned on proposed air regulations

...content if they sell within a pollution hot zone known as a non-attainment area."These are all proposed regulations," said Cindy Heil, state air quality program manager for the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation. "It could be changed...
Today in sports history

...first team to beat 13-time champion North Carolina in the national semifinals. The lone score comes when Tar Heels forward Cindy Parlow accidentally heads a ball into her own net.2002 - Oakland's Tim Brown and Jerry Rice take turns rewriting the NFL...
Testimony: Alaska air quality proposal falls short

...the proposed regulations had any red flags."It's going to be about the implementation," she said.Department official Cindy Heil said the agency is striving to listen to community input before adopting regulations that would go into effect next winter...
Sealaska nears final land claim fishery and tourist destination, and is the crown jewel of our national forest system," Executive Director Cindy Shogan said in a news release. "It is never a good day when we lose thousands of acres of valuable Tongass old-growth...
Proposed air quality rules released

...pollution.The regulations make provisions for burning wet wood if it's mixed with "manufactured compressed wood logs." Cindy Heil of the Department of Environmental Conservation's Air Quality Division said state tests with pellet logs burned with...
Thanks to those that who played a part in our USO fund raiser

...Plus, Larry & Betsy Hays, Betty Niemi, Mara Jennings, The Boiler, Andrea Cunningham, Shirley McCoy, Carol Schriver, and Cindy Hudson. Several others dropped off donations, but did not leave their names. I would personally like to thank Sandy Johnson...


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