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Legislative move backers say they have the signatures

...the group apparently had collected enough signatures. "The capital move has been on the ballot seven times," said Hartle, who has fought many similar efforts. "Here we go again." Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Pilot didn't put gas in plane

...pilot's failure to refuel the airplane and his inadequate pre-flight preparation. The report lists as a factor in the accident the pilot's selection of an unsuitable landing area. Kathy Dye can be reached at .
A wealth of Waterfalls

...allure of waterfalls is not so technical to King, the author. "They inspire a certain amount of awe that water can be so beautiful," she said. "I think we all like things in motion." Kathy Dye can be reached at .
NTSB: Engine stall, lack of license cited in plane crash

...certificate at one time, so it's not as if he had no training at all," Erickson said. "That's why you'll see that the cause is the stall, but a factor is a lack of certification." Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Study cites ferry demand

...replace the Malaspina with a new fast ferry. McDowell plans to announce preferred alternatives later this month, take public comment, then issue final recommendations to the state in September. Kathy Dye can be reached at
Committee OKs $21 million for federal fisheries center

...School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences also wants to relocate to the Lena Point site. However, it has received only $1.7 million of $22 million needed by the school to make the move. Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Ex-director pans site for new labs

...we need a site larger than the Auke Bay Lab site," Gorman said. "The whole argument about whether we should build there or Lena is a moot point. We're building at Lena Point." Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Stings show drop in alcohol sales to kids

...officers might pose as store clerks to catch minors who try to buy alcohol and adults who buy it for them, said Kalwara, who added they would first get permission from store owners. Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Public comment period for airport projects extended

...We're not yet at the stage in the EIS where we really evaluated the impacts," she said. The FAA has posted a diagram of the projects on the Internet at . Kathy Dye can be reached at .
Whales are labeled hazard to aircraft

...Weller chuckles about the incident now, he sometimes wonders 'What if?' "If the whale would have breached one second later than what he did, we would have been his necklace." ***** Kathy Dye can be reached at .


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