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Photo: Healthy fishing

Louie Iputi, 74, fishes for silver salmon near the Douglas Bridge on Wednesday. Iputi said fishing and being outside is good for his health.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-18/photo-healthy-fishing
Local
Bruce, Josephine and the sea

...Nelson and Josephine Purcell have been waiting their whole fishing lives to catch the 7-foot, 2-inch, 330-pound halibut...Island, near Admiralty Island. They were set up for halibut fishing, and they were prepared psychologically: Purcell is a self-described...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-09-19/bruce-josephine-and-sea
Outdoors
Empire Editorial: Winter in Juneau is arts heaven

...for the outdoors, spending time in the sun (or, in the case of this summer, the rain) enjoying hiking, berry picking, fishing, kayaking and all the benefits our natural environment provides. In winter, we turn our thoughts and actions inside, to...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-19/empire-editorial-winter-juneau-arts-h
Opinion
UAS' One Campus, One Book project announces fall events

...Douglas Public Library: A showing of the film "Cannery Row." Set in a seedy California town that once harbored a thriving fishing industry, a marine biologistand young runaway find themselves and romance amid an assortment of hapless characters.Based...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-18/uas-one-campus-one-book-project-announces
Art
Police & Fire for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

...300 coffee cards were stolen.? At 10:16 a.m. Thursday, a 27-year-old man reported approximately $400 worth of fishing equipment stolen from his parked vehicle in the 9300 block of Rivercourt Way.? At 9:59 a.m. Thursday, a 69-year-old...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-19/police-fire-friday-sept-19-2014
Local
Vote counting begins in Scotland on independence

...for this," said 83-year-old Isabelle Smith, a Yes supporter in Edinburgh's maritime district of Newhaven, a former fishing port. "And we are going to win. I can feel it in my bones."For Smith, who went to the polling station decked out in...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-19/vote-counting-begins-scotland-indepen
Not For Web
Update: State seeks to intervene in timber lawsuits

...timber dollars local by supporting small sawmills, and pressuring the Forest Service to design sales that will benefit local millers without harming Southeast's real economic drivers: fishing and tourism," the group said in a statement.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-16/state-seeks-intervene-timber-lawsuits
State
My Turn: Sullivan shouldn't ask for votes without offering answers

...the longstanding tradition of the Kodiak fisheries debate. After mounting public pressure and understandable anger from the fishing industry, I am pleased to see he has changed his mind, but this isolated decision is not enough.It is time for Sullivan...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-17/my-turn-sullivan-shouldnt-ask-or-vote
Opinion
Erling August Skaflestad

...Gallaher of Barry, Illinois; together they raised three children. Erling had many jobs including: logging, commercial fishing, trapping, oil delivery and construction. In addition, he spent many years helping to develop the infrastructure of the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172481923
Robert LaClair Stevenson

...might actually now be home for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners.Bob enjoyed spending time with his family, whether it was fishing on their boat the M/V Ranger, picnics at Auke Rec, hunting at the family cabin in Tenakee Springs, skiing Eaglecrest in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172482258

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