On writing: How to think and write at the same time trying to say. Am I talking about all the people in the town? Or just the ones that Hillary inspired to get up off their duffs and vote for the first time?By making me ask those questions, commas help me think. They help me run back and forth in my...
Empire Editorial: Put it 'cold out'

...Alaska, fire most often takes hold in the duff layer of our forests or beach fringes. This "duff" consists of dry grasses, cast-off tree...accumulate over many seasons. In some areas, the duff layer could be three to four feet deep.Instead...
Juneau powerless in bill

...needed for bonding. The project southeast of Juneau will likely cost $150 million to build, Juneau Hydropower managing director Duff Mitchell said. The project's federal permits are complete and the company should be ready to start construction about a year...
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Alaska Science Forum: Creepy crawlies of the north aren't from around here

...earthworms improve it for many plants. But in other areas of the U.S., scientists have documented earthworms removing the duff layer of the soil upon which some plants depend. Bowser said farmers in Alaska are curious about worms but have not yet reported...
Celebrate Earth Day at the glacier

...Driving the Rain at Mendenhall." At 12:30 p.m. Greg Fisk shares his plan for "Downtown Circulator Transit." At 1 p.m. Duff Mitchell will present "Electrifying the Downtown Cruise Ship Dock." This program would cut air emissions from ships while...
Forest Service to host Earth Day celebration April 18 at Mendenhall Glacier

...Rain at Mendenhall." At 12:30 p.m., Greg Fisk will share his plan for "Downtown Circulator Transit." At 1 p.m., Duff Mitchell will present "Electrifying the Downtown Cruise Ship Dock." This program would cut air emissions from ships while...
Photos: Charging for no charge

Duff Mitchell, right, watches as Rodney Hesson, assistant business manager for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers...
Photos: Tesla comes to town

...Vehicle Association, right, stands with executive director of the Juneau Economic Development Council Brian Holst, left, and Duff Mitchell, of the JEDC Electric Vehicle Work Group, next to Hall's Tesla Model S electric car outside the Juneau Economic...
Deborah Jean Uotila

...New Haven CT; Brother-in-law and Sister-in-law Carl and Paula Swanton of Otisfield ME; Nieces Adriana Duff and husband Jim Duff and children Slater, Victoria, Tommy and Charlie of Boise ID, Petra Timmons and husband Sean Timmons and daughter...
What's a little fly fishing between friends?

...playing with your food concerns versus the importance allowing fish stocks to recover while encouraging people to get off their duffs and be a participant in nature.In this film however, fishing became a rather secondary consideration. In film school, or...


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