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Destinations for 2015

...anniversary of the opening of Disneyland and 10 years since Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans.EUROPEThe Milan Expo opens in May...Orleans, Aug. 29 is 10 years since the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. "Come see the new New Orleans" is a mantra in...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-28/destinations-2015
Neighbors
Today in History

...67th birthday.In 1987, Academy Award-winning actor Lee Marvin died in Tucson, Arizona, at age 63.In 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, Louisiana, bringing floods that devastated New Orleans. More than 1,800 people...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-29
State
Broncos loving another shot at Ravens

...at No. 12 New OrleansEmotional return of coach Sean Payton mimics emotional return of Saints to Big Easy after Hurricane Katrina.SAINTS, 37-35No. 2 (tie) Seattle (minus 3) at No. 23 CarolinaSeahawks don't always travel well to East...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-05/broncos-loving-another-shot-ravens
Sports
Study: Most states lack disaster plans for kids

WASHINGTON - Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, most states still don't require four basic safety plans to protect children in school and child care from disasters, aid group...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-03/study-most-states-lack-disaster-plans-k
State
Just call on me: When you need a hand, local Red Cross volunteers are here

...preparing to be prepared all through his retirement years and then some.Though Novak was living in Juneau when Hurricane Katrina devastated areas around the Gulf of Mexico, his first time serving for the American Red Cross was at a disaster...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-02/just-call-me
Local
ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

...original score on piano. Gathr Film Screening: "Informant" - Wednesday, July 17. Synopsis: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Brandon Darby developed a reputation as a bold and effective activist and founding member of the relief organization...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-07-11/art-events-music
Art
Mizzou AD Alden ejects Antlers student fan group

...attempt in the season opener against Southeastern Louisiana, The Antlers shouted, "Raise your hand if you thought Hurricane Katrina was a good thing." In that same game, the group hollered "Just take him back out and throw him in a Dumpster...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-27/mizzou-ad-alden-ejects-antlers-student
Sports
Sweet Plantain to perform Friday at the JACC

...has played on television in PBS' Sessions at 54th Street, on the QVC Network and in the nationally-broadcast Hurricane Katrina Benefit with Sheryl Crow. He has collaborated with such artists as Alicia Keys, Billy Joel, k.d. lang, David...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-10-27/sweet-plantain-perform-friday-jacc
Art
'Salvage' wins National Book Award

NEW YORK - Jesmyn Ward's "Salvage the Bones," a bleak but determined novel about a community devastated by Hurricane Katrina, won the National Book Award for fiction last week.Ward's acceptance, the culmination of a night of emotional...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-11-24/salvage-wins-national-book-award
Art
Outside Editorial: FEMA showing it can do a good job

The following editorial appeared in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on Thursday, Nov. 1:Hurricane Katrina's direct hit on New Orleans in 2005 brought disaster in many ways: almost 1,800 lives lost, $108 billion in property damage...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2012-11-04/fema-showing-it-can-do-good-job
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