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Trapper Creek man dies when plane strikes tree

...in the plane.Responders traveled to the crash site on four-wheelers that evening, said Ken Barkley, deputy emergency services director for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.Ipsen said state troopers were also there.Responders were notified...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-21/trapper-creek-man-dies-when-plane-strik
State
CCFR restarts tourist's heart

...survival.Juneau sees about 1 million cruise ship passengers each summer, which means CCFR's call volume for emergency services doubles. Cameron estimated CCFR responds to cruise ships "a few times every day" in the summertime.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-16/ccfr-restarts-tourists-heart
Local
Man bitten by shark on Outer Banks is 7th this summer

...ribcage, lower leg, hip and both hands as he tried to fight off the animal, said Justin Gibbs, the director of emergency services in Hyde County. The attack happened around noon on a beach on Ocracoke Island, right in front of a lifeguard tower...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-02/man-bitten-shark-outer-banks-7th-summ
Not For Web
Fourth of July Happenings

...3Klawock Cooperative Association's Annual Water GamesJuly 4City of Klawock's Annual Fourth of July Events, noon. Emergency Services' Parade starts at the fire hall and loops down towards the Highway. The route goes down Bayview Boulevard and up...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-01/fourth-july-happenings
Art
SEARHC clinics close in observance of Independence Day

...care, relay messages to the local clinic or connect with emergency services. Anyone experiencing a medical emergency should call 911 or their local emergency services dispatch.

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-06-28/searhc-clinics-close-observance-ind
Neighbors
Reinforcements scheduled for Alaska wildfires

...were homes or outbuildings.Three tankers took to the air to drop retardant on the fire. Fire trucks from Central Emergency Services patrolled Funny River Road on the south side of the Kenai River to extinguish spot fires started by embers floating...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-17/forecast-has-crews-battling-willow-fire
State
Card Street Fire spreads in Sterling

...conjunction with Central Peninsula Emergency Services and the Kenai Peninsula Borough...Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Services, Public Information Officer...Department, Central Peninsula Emergency Services, the U.S. Forest Service...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-16/card-street-fire-spreads-sterling
State
Housing First gets over $4M in grant funding

...University of Alaska Anchorage yielded positive results, with clients spending fewer night in shelters, accessing emergency services less and requiring police intervention less over the two-year study. Lovishchuk anticipates a significant savings...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-28/housing-first-gets-over-4m-grant-fundin
Local
My Turn: Why I'm restoring Alaska Hire requirements

...million project. Many smaller projects, like the Government Peak Recreation Area and the Southcentral Regional Emergency Services Training Center also are expected to be bid and will be subject to Alaska hire requirements. These are good construction...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-14/my-turn-why-im-restoring-alaska-hire-
Opinion
My Turn: The importance of Housing First

...inebriates in Juneau over a two-month period. These 10 individuals accounted for 153 separate "sleep-offs" in Emergency Service facilities, 67 emergency room visits, 24 days of chemical detoxification and 20 days of inpatient treatment at...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-11/my-turn-importance-housing-first
Opinion

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