Causeway builder returns to Sitka

...huge boulder in (my truck) and when I raised the bed it stuck," Kirkham said. "So this was a whole lot heavier than the engine, and I was up in the air and it was a long way down. Then they came out with a piece of equipment to pull the rock out and...
New censorship study reveals what Beijing really fears

...Internet monitoring and censorship that paralleled much of what's in the Science paper leaked from Baidu, China's top search engine. More significant, in 2013, Chinese state media reported that about 2 million people were employed in China as "Internet...
Douglas to 'push in' new fire truck Monday

...pretty excited about their newest fire engine, and they want you to be, too.Capital...Douglas fire station will induct their new engine into the fleet.Firefighters will be washing down the engine and then pushing it into the station...
Kodiak unveils new fire engine

...Jim Mullican showed off Kodiak's new fire engine to the city council last week. It brings the...Mullican said. Since then, they've only had one engine, which led to problems when that engine needed maintenance or repairs.The ladder truck...
Photo: The big push

The crowd pushes the Capital City Fire & Rescue's new Pierce 4X4 Fire Engine 21 during the Push-In ceremony at the Douglas Fire Station on Monday.
Coast Guard: 3 overdue boaters found uninjured

...Guard Tuesday. The men had put the anchor down in Lower Passage on the north side of Knight Island after the boat experienced engine problems.The crew of a Coast Guard cutter remained with the boat, a 24-foot Bayliner. It was on a two-day fishing trip...
While CCFR responded to fatal fire, others waited ambulance to arrive, according to information from Capital City Fire Rescue. Another person with an emergency had a fire engine crew arrive within three minutes to begin medical care, but it took 16 minutes to free an ambulance to transport him to the...
Arts calendar

...defeating a tyrannical warlord."Planes: Fire and Rescue" (PG) - In 2D and 3D. Synopsis: When Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he joins forces with fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, The Smokejumpers...
My Turn: The Katzehin ferries - design by politics

...would seem logical to save money by eliminating such user amenities. But the more important questions are about the hull and engine designs. In the Draft Design Concept Report prepared for DOT, Coastwise Corporation examined 13 day boat routes with the highest...
Laws finishes Alaska Slam quest

...Screening. "The encouragements are really helpful," Laws said. "They think I can do it, so I know I can do it. The little engine type of thing. The friends and community support hasn't helped through a hard moment but through the entire journey."Laws...


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