Police & Fire for Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

...32-year-old man and a 38-year-old man engaged in "mutual combat" at the University of Alaska Southeast construction site in the 11000 block of Auke Lake Way.Assist? At 11:28 a.m. Wednesday, the Juneau Police Department assisted...
My Turn: Applying environmental protection where it matters

...vibrant silt basin we call the Wetlands. I'd be willing to bet that a hundred times more silt flowed by the construction site in one day during the recent jökulhlaup than the containment system will trap during the life of the project.I'm...
Small fire at Auke Bay school construction site

The fire department responded to a small fire at a construction site in front of Auke Bay Elementary School at about 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon.Students were evacuated as a precaution when smoke...
My Turn: With session over, there's much to be happy about

...the Alaska State Library, Archive & Museum (SLAM). All one has to do is look at the crane towering over this construction site to become excited and enthused. Standing up close to the building in progress, one is inspired by its solidity...
Man arrested for threatening woman with gun, violating DV order

...check the home again because she was fearful Leask was still looking for her.Police then located him Thursday at a construction site on Marion Drive and arrested him, the JPD release states.Court records show the woman petitioned for and was granted...
Photos: WATER works

...Aquatic Center. The piece was shipped from Spokane, Wash., in two pieces and were then welded togetherat the construction site.The Aquatic Center isscheduled to be openearly next year.
Contractor says smoking ban being violated

...Thunder Mountain High School construction site recently reported to the city...could not smoke inside. The construction site is officially an enclosed workspace...police to send an officer to the construction site to tell the foreman to enforce...
Sealaska Heritage almost at $20M construction goal

...building also will contain living space for an artist-in-residence.Right now, steel beams are going up at the construction site. Kadinger said the center is a big endeavor for the time frame Sealaska Heritage Institute decided on."Not too...
In the Stacks: New fiction of tag begins. The next morning, a man called Shoe, hoping to earn respect at his new job, heads to his construction site early, where he finds an injured little girl and his nephew's football. Fast-forward through time to Tommy's...
Brazil under pressure after collapse at WCup venue

...until an inspection team approved safety changes made by contractors.Other problems have seen heavy rains flood the construction site at Rio's Maracana Stadium last March, forcing the cancellation of a FIFA inspection visit. In May, a small part...


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