Bank gets demolished

...know how people will react emotionally to these types of things. She'd been at that building for a long time. One of my foremen even opened an account with Jo An here when he was a teenager."A handful of bank employees and construction workers watched...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 30

...1971 - Eric Allen of Michigan State rushes for 350 yards in 43-10 rout of Purdue.1974 - Muhammad Ali knocks out George Foreman in the eighth round in Kinshasa, Zaire, to regain the world heavyweight title.1975 - John Bucyk of the Boston Bruins scores...
Juneau's Hidden History: Amalga, Juneau's ghost town

...blacksmith, machine shop and two-mile horse tramway were built. By 1904 the mill was fully operational, with Paddy O'Neil as foreman and 50 workers. Everything was going so well that another 10 stamps arrived in 1905. Thane left the Eagle River Mine in 1910...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 23

...Minnesota Vikings passes for 407 yards & 3 touchdowns in a thrilling 42-41 victory over the San Francisco 49ers.1976 - Chuck Foreman of the Minnesota Vikings rushes for 200 yards and two touchdowns in a 31-12 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.1979...
DOT map reveals impact of budget cuts on snow removal

...absolute gospel.According to DOT-supplied figures, Juneau's winter maintenance staff includes 12 plow operators and one foreman. Together, that crew is responsible for 369.75 "lane miles" of roadway.In a snowstorm, DOT would have crews working...
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John Holmquist

...Leonard Holmquist on August 11, 1939, he joined a mining family. His grandfather (also John Holmquist) was one of the first foremen at the A.J. Mine. Growing up in Juneau, John worked as a paperboy on South Franklin Street, an usher at both Capital...
Photo: Auke Bay totem in 1915

...J. "Sim" MacKinnon in 1915 with a totem in Auke Bay. In 1938 the Civilian Conservation Corps began working with Native foremen to help replicate weathered, damaged and destroyed totems similar to the one in this photo. "One of the goals was to reproduce...
Treadwell Pump house re-roofing begins Later it became the focus of his home's art collection.Thursday it became part of his job.Dimond is one of two foremen from North Pacific Erectors working to replace the deteriorating roof on the old pump house.The duo's first task is installing...
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Ketchikan's Ward Cove still smells like money

...under its nails. I'd known Ketchikan Pulp Co. from a distance for years. In grade school I'd had friends whose dads were foremen there, and I'd seen the mantra all over town: "Trees. America's renewable resource." My big brother had worked at...
Hoonah loses a 'Windy' icon

...was back when the grizzled, seasoned foremen would teach the young fresh college grads...When Windy was young, he applied to be foreman of a job. Crum helped Windy fill out...that he was classified as a mix-gang foreman," Crum said. "He and his brother were...


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