My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the golden eggs

...Southeast Conference, Southeast Alaska's economy is increasingly stable, diverse and strong. Bolstered by the powerful twin engines of fishing and tourism - drawing $1 billion each to the region annually - the Tongass is not unlike the proverbial goose that...
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...
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...
Sitka project opens new vistas

...whether it's welding or small engines, they're trying things on...skills he learned from his small engines, wood shop, engine overhaul and welding classes...of a longtime SHS metals and engines instructor - said he's looking...
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

...Mullican showed off Kodiak's new fire engine to the city council last week. It brings the city is back to having two engines and a ladder truck.The city sold...Since then, they've only had one engine, which led to problems when that...
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...
National Night Out

...police vehicles and fire engines pulled into your neighborhood...the neat gadgets on a fire engine.Lt. Dave Campbell has participated...attention focused on the fire engine and police vehicles that at the fire engine, she said, "I get to go...
Three tugs being built for Arctic work

...way the tug is built and outfitted to ABS and U.S. Coast Guard strict standards, and requires regular inspections.The engines and auxiliaries in the new tugs will be the newest model available, efficient, and will have low emissions, Beyer said...


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