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Logger medevaced to Ketchikan

Coast Guard medevacs logger Coast Guard District Seventeen Command Center Juneau received a call...miles east of Hydaburg Thursday morning requesting a medevac for a logger who suffered a chainsaw injury to his right underarm. Nick Brazil...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-07-28/logger-medevaced-ketchikan
Local
Recycling an old logger

In his salad days as a logger, Mark "Red" Geil was king of the...Beginning in 1985, Geil worked as a logger at Hobart Bay, 70 miles northeast of...Capitol employee and another former logger, "Big Jim" Johnson, gives Geil credit...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051101/Loc_Recycling.html
Local
Christmas Boat Lighting contest winners announced

The winners of the 3rd annual Christmas Boat Lighting contest were announced Monday.M/V Salty Logger, owned by Kit Sundsten and Erin Heywood, took home first prize. Second place went to F/V Flyfisher, owned by Timothy Sexton...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-12-17/christmas-boat-lighting-contest-winners
Local
Merrill Sanford

...in Bellingham, Wash.Education: St. Ann's Catholic School, Juneau-Douglas High School Graduate 1966.Occupation: Logger, Oil Truck Driver, Construction Worker, Volunteer/Paid Firefighter.Family: Married to Patti Isaak. Two brothers - Chuck...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-09-21/merrill-sanford
Local
Timber, roads and death

...easily. With fewer streams to cross, roads were easy to build and quickly spiderwebbed across the island."If you were a logger back in about 1940, you'd probably pick the best ground you could. Well, that's Kosciusko," said Ron Wolfe, natural...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-28/timber-roads-and-death
Local
Ketchikan home has custom staircase to loft

...220-year-old-tree. It's not practical to live in the woods, but if you can make the boundary less, then that's fun."Jackson said logger John Gabriel used a chainsaw to carve the stairs through the trunk, and they worked with sanders and grinders to finish it...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-10/ketchikan-home-has-custom-staircase-lof
State
Tales of logging

...first children's book to include stumps, chokers, binder jacks and a runaway log truck. William ``Shorty'' Tonsgard, logger, businessman and former landfill operator has written a children's book based on his experiences growing up in Southeast...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072299/Ent_tonsgard.html
Entertainment
Meet the birds of the Alaska Raptor Center

...pounds. Quigiq is four and a half pounds. Glaucus, a barred owlGlaucus was nesting in a tree-cavity in Tennessee when a logger cut the tree down, damaging her wing.Barred owls used to be uncommon in Alaska but have made an "incredible" westward and...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-11-15/meet-birds-alaska-raptor-center
Outdoors
JNU_Logger

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

Recycling an old logger Juneau Color By ANN CHANDONNET THE JUNEAU EMPIRE In his salad days as a logger, Mark "Red" Geil was king of the south...did. Beginning in 1985, Geil worked as a logger at Hobart Bay, 70 miles northeast of Sitka...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051101/Loc_Recycling.shtml

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