Mount Roberts Tram record survives another year

...officials arrived in time to record the finishes of second place George Johnson (34:12) and third place Eran Hood (34:40). Dave Pusich had the previous record set in 2003 (32:30). Anchorage's Allan Spangler hit a 33:56 in 2013.Juneau Empire Outdoors...
One last summer road trip for Troop 6

...Matiashowski. All the scouts are between ages 14-17. Along for the trip were scoutmaster Matt Dobson and advisors Steve Sikes and Dave Douglas.The trek covered 71 miles of backpacking and an additional 15 miles of day hikes. Starting at the base camp elevation...
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...Alaska Sunday evening with Cynthia Petrie, Chief of Staff; Wes Shoemaker, Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Environment; Dave Morel, Assistant Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Energy and Mines; Doug Hill, Mining Section Head of the Ministry of Environment's...
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Attorneys argue powers during hearing on federal water rule

...officials said they were worried about the effect the rule would have on what Goehring called "the land of 30,000 potholes." Dave Glatt, chief of the environmental health section of the North Dakota Department of Health, said those wetlands would have to...
Boaters protest near party at sport fishing activist's home

...said coalition board member Dwight Kramer.Kenai Area Fisherman's Coalition organized the gathering. Group board member Dave Athons said the Alaska Legislature failed to confirm state fisheries board candidate Robert Ruffner.The Kenai River Sportfishing...
Annual co-ed softball tournament champions

...Elaine Bell, Kyle Scholl, Dugger Shockly, Bob Sims, Beau Damian, Brodie Anderson, Erika Lindsey, Dave Moeller, Ryan "Bubba" Larson, Dave Hayes, Tom Listerberger, Lisa Corcoran, and Michele"Stu" Morgan.
Juneau's Hidden History: Bessie Creek Trail and the Aurora Borealis Mine

...didn't actually go to the Bessie Mine.Aurora Borealis Mine was discovered in the fall of 1896 by Pete Early, George Stucky, Dave Conkel and the McWilliams brothers. After finding several good veins they kept quiet about it, and continued to explore the...
Somber day in Sitka

...evening. Community SupportAt a press conference Wednesday morning, City and Borough of Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell and Fire Chief Dave Miller praised the community for pulling together to aid in the recovery effort, help shelter families who had been evacuated...
Alaska Science Forum: A float down the Tanana River

...four, we get a spruce fire snapping in a barrel stove and look around at the log structure. Now owned by Leslie Goodwin and Dave Williams of Fairbanks, the roadhouse was built in 1924 by Henry Martin and his wife Ida.One year after its construction...
Chiefs top Seahawks 14-13 in second preseason game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Chiefs coach Andy Reid insists he has a handle on who will start along the offensive line when Kansas City opens the regular season, assuming a couple guys get healthy.


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