Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...causing the changes to temperature, not the other way around.James Overland, a research oceanographer at the NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, said the study reinforced findings that the North Pacific has a lot of natural variability in 5...
Business news roundup: Win a free phone, have fun doing it

...round-trip Alaska Airlines tickets.The free, family-friendly event takes place 1-3 p.m. Sept. 27, starting at Marine Park, where participants will receive their first clue "sending them on a quest around downtown Juneau and eventually making...
Around town for Monday, Sept. 22

...public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988. Free NOAA tours, 1 p.m. every weekday, NOAA Fisheries' Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute. Details: 789-6050 Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174. Juneau...
GCI to host Tech Quest scavenger hunt connect with our community through technology, and the GCI Tech Quest does just that."The event begins at 1 p.m. at Marine Park, where guests will receive their player's card and first clue, sending them on a quest around downtown Juneau and eventually...
Southeast population growth levels off

...maritime sector.Schijvens said this is the first year she has studied the maritime sector, which includes the seafood industry, marine construction and transportation, shipbuilding, tourism and recreation and the Coast Guard. Since 2010, this sector has grown...
My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...He served two years on the White House staff and two years in the State department and he was deployed overseas as a U.S. Marine. When he worked in D.C., Sullivan owned a home in the D.C. area. Begich owns a home in D.C. area. Begich has been...
More ferries for less ridership

The Alaska Marine Highway System serves fewer people today...Department of Transportation numbers, the marine highway gives the Southeast Alaska region...Conference speaker to bring up the Alaska Marine Highway System and its budget. Both Department...
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Marine Parking Garage closed this weekend

Parking will be temporarily unavailable at the Marine Parking Garage starting at 6 p.m. Friday evening particular should note that vehicles still parked in the Marine Parking Garage by 6 p.m. Friday will be towed. For additional...
Around town for Friday, Sept. 19

...United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.Free NOAA tours, 1 p.m. every weekday, NOAA Fisheries' Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute. Details: 789-6050"Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center...
Tern colonies failed this year near Mendenhall, South Sawyer glaciers

...Baluss said. "There's a lot of reasons that they can fail - marine conditions, predators. Those would be the more natural ones...on the rocks. The failure could be due to predators, or to marine conditions, she said. Glaucous winged, herring and mew gulls...


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