...person's careless behavior - until he discovered the culprit was not human.He watched - and filmed - as a raven perched on the metal railing near the blue, plastic dispenser and used its beak to pull plastic bags meant for scooping up dog waste. The raven...
Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...It happened so fast, it was like a minute maybe," Buchanan, 60, said in an interview Friday. "She stepped on that metal plate, she started yelping and crying and then she went down."The street was busy - people were still out from the December...
Chieftain plans Taku River barge

Chieftain Metals, owner of the Tulsequah Chief mine, has returned to plans to use barges...other chemicals, will certainly raise concerns in Juneau."Chieftain Metals did not respond to requests for comment by deadline.In a news release...
Photo-transfer projects make easy handmade gifts

...experimented with fabric, wood, glass, plastic, ceramics and metal.Martha Stewart Crafts sells several decoupage products to help...throughout the holiday season.? Dress up baked goods in metal tins personalized with photo transfers.? Decorate small...
Dog electrocuted on sidewalk, dies

...her dog around midnight Saturday when the dog stepped on the metal lid on the sidewalk at the corner of Front and Seward streets...boxes are about a foot wide and 18 inches long, and they have a metal lid over them."Something happened where the hot conductor...
Annual pigeon dung problem grows across Fairbanks

...congregate," Cole said. "I think it's a nuisance."Pigeon droppings contain ammonia and uric acids that eat away at metal and the sealant on the parking garage concrete floor.One pigeon can produce 25 pounds of guano per year, according to a government...
Chieftain Metals raise questions with legislators, partners

...a rosier picture mine owner Chieftain Metals painted at a Taku Task Force meeting in...relationship between TRTFN and Chieftain Metals," according to TRTFN web site.The...treatment plant as of Monday.Chieftain Metals was not available for comment.? Contact...
My Turn: 2013 broke records, 2014 won't reaction to a weakening dollar, the value of precious metals rise, increasing the economic value of our mining industry...unemployment rates are exceeding those of the nation as a whole. Metal prices are falling, less oil at cheaper prices means less unrestricted...
My Turn: There is a progressive alternative to Cathy Munoz

...wastewater standards. This directly affects Juneau since cruise ships can now discharge higher amounts of ammonia and heavy metals in our waters.In addition to voting on ultraconservative legislation, Rep. Munoz was for a time a member of the American...
Canadian company eyes new mine in Alaska

...forward with plans for a new rare-earth metals mine at the end of Kendrick Bay on Prince...ridge. It knows the market price for the metals used in magnets, batteries and green...Ucore is most interested in the rare earth metals of dysprosium, europium and terbium...


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