My Turn: An overdue ounce of prevention

...on my sister's arm and demanded, "Let's go now!"A year later, my sister entered puberty. We walked to the gas station behind our home to buy penny candy and the male attendant grabbed her breast. We ran home and told our parents. Our...
Slack Tide: Mother's Day: It's more than Capri pants and guilt

Break out the re-gifted perfume and last-minute gas station floral arrangements - it's Mother's Day 2015.But of course there's more to Mother's Day than white wine, Capri pants...
Saudis propose 5-day cease-fire in Yemen

...N. humanitarian coordinator in Yemen, Johannes van der Klaauw. More than 300,000 others have fled their homes.Gas stations have closed in Sanaa, crushing the hopes of thousands of motorists who had lined up for weeks to fill up. Gasoline...
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Legislature passes gas tax increase to fund spill cleanup

...Furthermore, the tax is only applied once - on sales from a gas station to a driver or boater. It doesn't apply to sales from a refiner to the gas station.The DEC program typically deals with cleanup in cases...
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Police & Fire for Monday, March 2, 2015 At 7:40 a.m. on Sunday, police investigated a report of a 46-year-old man who left a gas station without paying for $14.46 worth of fuel on the 3000 block of Vintage Blvd. The man was later contacted in the Auke...
In Kake, sun provides light at the end of the tunnel

...consciousness. They have to, with fuel prices up to $5.29 a gallon, plus a five percent city sales tax, at the only gas station in town. The village has faced many bouts of fuel rationing and has even run out of gas for brief periods when the fuel...
Easier access has economic side effects

...particularly vulnerable.The state expects Skagway and Haines to each see boosts in travel-related businesses such as gas stations and hotels/motels, partially countering the expected local declines.CrimeIn a 2003 survey of Haines, Juneau and...
Three charged in string of UAS vehicle riflings's vehicle parked near his home and tried to charge the debit card at a liquor store in Auke Bay and a gas station. The gas station attendant pointed out Harris in a police line-up as the person who tried to charge the card, the affidavit...
Cactus, palm tree latest attempts at stealth cellphone towers

...antennas and towers, has created dozens of multi-tasking steeples and crosses over the years.In 1992, a BP sign at a gas station in Atlanta earned the distinction of being the first stealth cellphone tower in the country, according to the company...
Slack Tide: Juneau is ...

...Rhode Island and Delaware combined. Of course, they've got multiple Costcos, full-sized, with service delis and gas stations and everything....technically the second most populous city in Alaska, with an estimated 32,164 residents...


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