Engine sounds heard before plane crash

...hearing a high-pitched sound from the engine of a small airplane before it crashed...seeing a puff of black smoke from the engine area.The witness statements were included...weight and balance for their single-engine airplanes but get the names and weights...
Police & Fire for Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

...Seward Street, and he was taken to BRH.Theft? At 12 p.m. Wednesday, a 67-year-old woman reported her boat kicker engine, valued at $1,800, was stolen off her boat in the 15700 block of Point Lena Loop Road.? At 1:02 p.m. Wednesday...
Sitka project opens new vistas

...Ryan Wilson, a 1991 SHS graduate, told the Sentinel he still uses the skills he learned from his small engines, wood shop, engine overhaul and welding classes."Absolutely," said Wilson this week. "It was good having the hands-on. That way, when...
Q&A with THCC President Richard Peterson

...and think of how they governed and how they lead was Ethyl Lund and knowing her my whole life and seeing her drive and be that engine behind SEAHRC and grow it from the little tiny organization to, they are one of the largest Native health organizations around...
Empire Editorial: On Election Day, ballot riches run deep

...public.Holst, as executive director of the Juneau Economic Development Council, can see the value of education as an economic engine. He graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School and has prior school board experience. He is used to working with the public...
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...
Empire Editorial: It's time for sustainable logging

...industry that faltered many times before getting off the ground. Yet once it did, it took off with the momentum of a steam engine and with support from all over the state."Hereafter in Alaska the 14th day of July will be celebrated as the anniversary...
Hands-on help for STEM education

...medical care and rescue), while Adams' role is to drive the engine and to supply firefighters with the proper amount of pressure...of describing to the class how pressure is achieved using the engine, the students joined Rhea for the really exciting part - actually...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

...32 p.m. Tuesday, CCFR responded to Vintage Boulevard for a vehicle fire. Small fire was found coming from vehicle's engine. Hood was opened and fire was quickly extinguished. Negative battery terminal was cut to eliminate rekindle. Fire believed...
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...


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