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Southeast by the (updated) numbers

...industry, a good year for seafood, a turnaround for the health care industry's small decline and a comeback for timber. Links:http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-21/southeast-population-growth-levelshttp://juneauempire...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-19/southeast-updated-numbers
Local
The forgotten battle for Alaska

...initial aims with surprising speed and little loss, Yamamoto and Japanese military leaders decided to attack Burma, hoping to link up with Indian nationalists who were revolting against British rule. They also planned supported attacks on New Guinea and the...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-21/forgotten-battle-alaska
Neighbors
State raises ferry rates starting Jan. 1

...have contended that the rates they pay are unfair because they are charged more per mile on common routes, such as the ferry link between Skagway and Haines.The Skagway borough's ad-hoc Marine Highway Committee has been vocal in its support for a rate...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-19/state-raises-ferry-rates-starting-jan-1
State | Local
Empire Editorial: Road Without End

...most current setback. Even if Walker declines to revive it and legislators decline to fund it, the idea of a permanent road link is simply too attractive to the commercially and industrially minded among us.The next spike in oil prices will inevitably...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-19/empire-editorial-road-without-end
Opinion
Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

...Jeremy Woodrow said.The port at Prince Rupert, British Columbia, is part of the Alaska Marine Highway System and serves as a link between Alaska and the Lower 48 that can be more convenient for some travelers to Alaska than the port in Bellingham, Washington...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-18/alaska-ferry-project-caught-flap-over-u
State
Local Sports Calendar for Dec. 7

...Late registration will be accepted if room is available with a $25 late fee. Register at www.hooptime.org and select the link to the registration packet. For more information call 723-8309.Thursday, December 11HOCKEYAway, Juneau-Douglas at Houston...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-07/local-sports-calendar-dec-7
Sports
Local Sports Calendar for Dec. 8

...Late registration will be accepted if room is available with a $25 late fee. Register at www.hooptime.org and select the link to the registration packet. For more information call 723-8309. Thursday, December 11HOCKEYAway, Juneau-Douglas at Houston...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-08/local-sports-calendar-dec-8
Sports
Letter: UA System 2014 annual financial report

...Regents on Dec. 12, 2014. For those who wish to review the 2014 Annual Financial Report of the University of Alaska System, the link is: www.alaska.edu/fund-accounting/Financial-Review-2014.pdfDr. Ashok K. RoyVice President for Finance & Administration...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-15/letter-ua-system-2014-annual-financia
Letters
Nordic skiers still await snowmaking system

...contractor has been working on fixing a leaking valve, Mize said."That's probably - at least as far as we know - the last link that we need to complete," Mize said in a phone interview last week.The Kincaid Project Group ultimately expects to transfer...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-08/nordic-skiers-still-await-snowmaking-sy
State
Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...provide more reliable access to the state's capital, but it's also a lot of money to spend to shorten a ferry trip, as a link-up with the rest of the state road system still would be unfeasible. The Knik Arm bridge would ease Anchorage's growing...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-10/alaska-editorial-dwindling-appetite-m
Opinion

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