'Heart breaking' discovery

...Charity Lynn Anderson, that feeling changed last May. Anderson didn't know she was ill at first. It started with little red dots, known as petechiae, all over her legs. She passed it off as razor burn, but then more signs followed. It wasn't until...
Tranqilizer kills Kenai bear slated to be painted with dots

ANCHORAGE - A grizzly bear tranquilized so it could be painted with pink dots has died. Sound off on the important issues at Biologists said the tranquilizer dart hit the Kenai Peninsula bear in the liver...
Alaska raises concerns over possible mine activity in Canada British Columbia is so pocked that Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott says it looks like it has the measles. It's the cluster of dots in northwest British Columbia - including a prospect billed as one of the largest undeveloped gold projects in the world - that...
On the Trails: What happens when animals eat poisons?

...Amanitas. Our species is fairly common and quite attractive: the cap is red or yellow, with warty growths that might suggest dots of streusel topping on coffee cake. It is reportedly less toxic than some other species of the genus, but it can produce very...
DOT map reveals impact of budget cuts on snow removal

...tell you what to expect on the roads.This year's DOT budget is about $34 million lower than last year's...resources is that we really had to cut overtime," said DOT spokesman Jeremy Woodrow.At
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DOT chief brings creative approach to road maintenance

...knows it as well as anyone. He's now DOT's Fairbanks Maintenance Superintendent...cold-weather conditions.Mike Coffey, the former DOT statewide maintenance director, said it' the timber industry. He switched to a DOT equipment operator job a few years later...
Bolts to secure rock wall over highway

KETCHIKAN - More than 40 orange dots on a cliff face overlooking the cliff face with the many orange dots. Swedell said the rocks there have many...wall that collapsed in February 2009, DOT Project Manager Jack Lee said that the...
Empire Editorial: New idea for DOT: Look at an old one

...ferry schedule, laying off employees and laying up ferries isn't much of a plan, but it appears to be the only directive DOT is being given. Without a new plan to provide more efficient and cost-effective service, and the investment of highway dollars...
Teachers pass on MLK's message to students

Student artwork dots some classroom displays through Juneau's schools as teachers have passed...s message prior to the holiday.Large hand-crafted postage stamps dot one wall at Auke Bay Elementary, while depictions of kindness and fairness...
SB 21 is oil indsutry entitlement spending

"Follow the money, connect the dots" and "they who have the gold, rule".Those two "rules" have been around for thousands of years. They also apply to SB 21...
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