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My Turn: Eminent domain equals imminent catastrophe

...taxpayers a king's ransom (the owner happened to be a lawyer and won each case, so he paid nothing). The house, built in 1902 and the oldest standing structure in a relatively new town, was restored and is now being used by as a residence. The...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-13/my-turn-eminent-domain-equals-imminen
Opinion
My Turn: A unique approach to housing pioneers

...contributions to Alaska. My grandmother, Rachel Crawford, came to Alaska in 1898 and my grandfather, Pop, came to Alaska in 1902. Our family has invested in Alaska real estate, banking and mortgage banking businesses since 1949.My wife Terri's...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-26/my-turn-unique-approach-housing-pione
Opinion
My Turn: Dedicated, committed women at the service of others

...orphanages, homes for the aged, shelters for the mentally ill, and schools for Native Americans throughout the Northwest. In 1902, the year in which Mother Joseph died, the Sisters of Providence first came to Alaska, eventually founding Providence...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-01/my-turn-dedicated-committed-women-ser
Opinion
Ohio State-Mich. thriller needs a special name

...The 83 points scored were the second most in the history of the rivalry, surpassed only by Michigan's 86-0 victory in 1902.But late Saturday afternoon, that was set aside. A redshirt freshman from Bedford, Powell was already thinking about...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-12-01/ohio-state-mich-thriller-needs-special
Sports
Accumulated Fragments: Following in the footsteps of Harris and Juneau

...placers on Gold Creek and those on Douglas Island.He later went to the Yukon and was there during the Klondike Gold Rush. In 1902 he left Dawson and wintered in Juneau. He built a house in Douglas and then for the next 10 years would prospect or work...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-02/accumulated-fragments-following-foo
Neighbors
Blackerby Ridge and Cairn Peak

...Peak, 4,500 ft, named "Cairn Hill" by George R. Putnam, USC&GS, in 1899. The name Cairn Peak was published in 1902 by USC&GS and has been used since. (Dictionary of Alaska Place Names, Donald Orth, 1967, p. 174).

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/betsy-fischer/2013-06-27/blackerby-ridge-and-c
This Day in History

In Alaska: In 1877, General Orders were issued by the Army, withdrawing all troops from Alaska. In 1902, underwater prospector W.A. Boyce was trapped in a 2,000 pound diving bell for half an hour. While being lowered, the derrick...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052103/loc_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1877, General Orders were issued by the Army, withdrawing all troops from Alaska. In 1902, underwater prospector W.A. Boyce was trapped in a 2,000-pound diving bell for half an hour. While being lowered, the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052304/sta_thisday.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt approved the first Alaska game law. In 1939, the contract to pave the Alaska portion of the Haines...

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This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt approved the first Alaska game law. In 1924, American Indians were finally declared citizens of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060206/sta_20060602025.shtml
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