The Teammate He Never Met

...He is learning the old ways but is teaching me new ones as well. He likes to come down to my shop and work some of the machinery and I teach him about the hand tools."Booth was college basketball material most of his life. That is gone now, replenished...
Alaska winter businesses busy despite lack of snow

KENAI - Despite having hardly any snow on the ground this winter, many local businesses that sell winter gear and machinery are still going strong. The habits of outdoor enthusiasts have adapted, leading to consistent business.As of Friday...
Eaglecrest's Porcupine Chair to re-open

...volunteers and the support of Shattuck & Grummet Insurance, Juneau Radio Center, Carson Dorn Inc., The Hangar, AKLITHO, NC Machinery, Westmark Baranof, Mcdowell Group, Arete Construction, Louie's Douglas Inn and North Pacific Erectors. For more information...
Photo: Christmas decorations

A lit-up Christmas tree hangs from a piece of machinery near the ferry terminal Monday evening.
My Turn: The Fourteenth Amendment has outlived its usefulness They were targeted intentionally.After they politely refused and recommended other places to go, the Terrible Machinery of State kicked into gear, depriving the Kleins of their business license and $150,000 in fines, to boot.The Kleins...
Ski Law

...those hours are the prime time for Eaglecrest employees to groom trails?Did you also know that heavy equipment is involved?Machinery!Steel cables!I didn't know!Now, I have had a ski pass the past three seasons.I learned to ski the season before...
Remembering Pat Roppel

...there, and what we could find in the beach or up in the woods."They camped out, hiked, and dug to see if they could find machinery."It was fun just to see what kinds of things you found on the beach. Kind of like a game of treasure hunt, always...
Saxman adds $5M MIEX system to treat its water

...nine-years-in-the-making surface water treatment facility, describing its state-of-the-art capabilities amidst the whirr of machinery.If the water quality ever dips below a certain level, "(the computerized plant will) call me. It'll call me consistently...
Juneau Arts Review: Susan Smith's robot sculptures

...Westermann. These sculptures are engaging for not only the high level of craftsmanship and inventive use of industrial pieces of machinery, but also the endearing personalities they possess. The careful details of a nicely placed wing-nut or perfectly tilted...
Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...a fish plant in Killisnoo in the summers."It was a lot of back-breaking work," Soboleff said. "None of the modern machinery like today. That was the way life was then ... you had to work hard, you couldn't just sit and earn money. We were...


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