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Eaglecrest to reopen Saturday

...Eaglecrest Business Manager Gary Mendivil said staffers are making snow to supplement what nature provides. Snow-making equipment only works when temperatures are low. "The temperatures just got cold last night so they'll probably be making...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022003/loc_ski.shtml
News
Smile, you're on candid bearcam

...kind used on a bear. The camera prototype was designed by Telonics, an Arizona-based company that specializes in making equipment used in biological studies. The company made it at the request of Alaska Department of Fish and Game research biologist...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102702/out_bearcam.shtml
Outdoors
Forecast: Snow, snow, more snow

...Snow, snow, snow and snow, heavy at times," he said. This week's cold weather allowed staff to use snow-making equipment to fill gaps in lower ski trails and the beginners' slope, Mendivil said. Eaglecrest reported about 3 feet of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012403/loc_snow.shtml
News
Outside Editorial: 'We don't know' isn't good enough from Justice Dept.

...supervisors, a paycheck and maybe a beer at the end of a long shift.Unless you're moving guns or stockpiling bomb-making equipment, you're probably happy to let them go about their jobs.But when a federal officer is killed by a military-style...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-06-22/we-dont-know-isnt-good-enough-justice
Opinion
Grant tops off ice-rink funding

...Calgary, the home of the Calgary Flames hockey team, he said. The machine will be shipped with the rink's ice-making equipment. The ice rink project also has received a $90,000 donation from an anonymous local resident, Poor said. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061302/loc_rink.shtml
News
Local Briefs

...mountain and about 7 inches at the base this morning. Between 18 and 24 inches is needed at the base to open. Snow-making equipment has been in operation to supplement the natural snowfall on the lower part of the mountain. Last year's Feb...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120401/Loc_briefs.shtml
Local
Snow dwindles at Eaglecrest

...good thing (to postpone lessons), but it could be worse," Clough said. Eaglecrest has positioned its snow-making equipment near the Platter lift and Business Manager Gary Mendivil said the area will be making snow as soon as conditions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011002/Out_eaglecrest.shtml
Out
Pelican struggles with power issues

...Phillips said the city did purchase a small ice plant, but would like to be able to use Pelican Seafoods' ice-making equipment for the fishing fleet. "We'd sure like to get site control of the old ice machine," she said. "We'd like...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072210/loc_680779461.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Group wants valley ice rink 3/24/98

...the 25,000-square-foot arena by covering existing outdoor basketball and tennis courts and bringing in ice-making equipment for the winter months. The group has already raised about 10 percent of the expected $1 million cost through private...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032498/icerink.html
Juneau Empire Online Archive Inside: Archery interest points to need for arrows 5/31/98

... Using no government grants or bank loans, Welch has purchased several thousand dollars worth of arrow-making equipment that will allow workers to produce a shaft every four seconds, or about 25 feet of shaft a minute. ``There...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053198/arrows.html
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