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Police & Fire for Wednesday, July 30, 2014

...CCFR responded to a fire alarm on Nancy Street, and no fire was found. Alarm caused by burnt food.? At 10:30 p.m. Monday, CCFR transported a woman and Airlift Northwest crew from BRH to Juneau International Airport.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-30/police-fire-wednesday-july-30-2014
Local
Coast Guard rescues three kids adrift near Ketchikan

...Saxman Harbor near Ketchikan on Monday.A 25-foot response boat crew from Station Ketchikan located the youth and safely returned...family's small skiff. Coast Guard personnel launched a smallboat crew, who transferred the boys to their vessel and took the skiff...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-29/coast-guard-rescues-three-kids-adrift-n
Local
My Turn: Treadwell's national sales tax pitch wrong for Alaska

...low-priced pickup for $25,000. After the national sales tax, that same pickup would cost $32,500 (forget about buying the crew cab or extended bed models).The national sales tax would even apply to medical care, adding over $50 to the price of doctor's...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-29/my-turn-treadwells-national-sales-tax
Opinion
Fury (2014)

Opens Friday, Nov 14, 2014 Synopsis: Brad Pitt leads a tank crew in the final days of World War II in this war drama from End of Watch's David Ayer. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jason Isaacs, Michael Peña, Logan Lerman, Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Need For Speed

Now Playing Synopsis: A mechanic who moonlights as an underground race-car driver strives to take the top prize in America's most prominent street race in order to have his revenge against the ambitious ex-NASCAR champ who had him framed and sent to prison. Inspired by the popular video-game franchise of the same name, Need for Speed tells the story of garage owner Tobey Marshall (Aaron Paul). Desperate to keep his family-owned business afloat, Marshall forms an uncomfortable partnership with wealthy ex-NASCAR star Dino Brewster (Dominic Cooper). That partnership falls apart when a lucrative sale to car broker Julia Bonet (Imogen Poots) fails to pan out, and unscrupulous Brewster uses a tragic street-racing mishap to have the innocent Marshall incarcerated. Released from prison two years later, the vengeful Marshall plots to prove his mettle by winning the De Leon -- an illicit race showcasing the country's top underground talents. But getting to the De Leon will be no simple task, because not only has the ruthless Brewster put a bounty on Marshall's prized car, but the police are hot on his trail during the white-knuckle, coast-to-coast dash. Fortunately for Marshall, his loyal crew and Bonet are willing to help him get to the starting line in time for the big race. Scott "Kid Cudi" Mescudi, Ramon Rodriguez, and Michael Keaton co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Aaron Paul, Imogen Poots, Dominic Cooper, Scott "Kid Cudi" Mescudi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Historic Homer bar gets new life

...porch was torn down, but will be replaced. New gravel was spread on the parking lot.Boling has talked to some of the old crew, including manager Cindy Burns and bartender Daniel Norton, to see if they would be willing to come back. Beth Boling and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-28/historic-homer-bar-gets-new-life
State
Coast Guard medevacs injured man from Pelican, Alaska

...Thursday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Sitka transported the...Juneau received the injury report from the crew of the pleasure craft Vava II who said...recommended medevac and the helicopter crew was dispatched to the scene. "Our hoist...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-24/coast-guard-medevacs-injured-man-pelica
State
USCG: 2 medevacs in Southeast Alaska Sunday

...Station Sitka Mh-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an ailing passenger from a cruise...a head injury when a line parted. The crew administered first aid and requested medical...Prince of Wales Island.The life boat crew arrived on scene, brought the injured...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21/uscg-2-medevacs-southeast-alaska-sunday
Local
Alaska Guard members leave for Africa mission

...Tuesday to the Horn of Africa as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.The soldiers are members of the guard's high-risk rescue crew, the 212th Rescue Squadron, or the 176th Operations Group. The guard says in a release that part of the mission is to support...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-23/alaska-guard-members-leave-africa-missi
State
Police & Fire for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

...transported a man and Airlift Northwest crew from BRH to Juneau International Airport...CCFR transported a man and Guardian Flight crew from JIA to BRH, and advanced life support...transported a man and Airlift Northwest crew from BRH to JIA.? At 4:45 p.m. Sunday...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-22/police-fire-tuesday-july-22-2014
Local

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