Some things to know as NFL investigates Patriots' footballs

...precise about its game and equipment - including the number of footballs prepared for games, how much each must weigh, and who monitors them until kickoff.One rule is very clear: Don't tamper with a football once it has been inspected for use in a game...
Kenai assembly approves oil and gas specialists

...focus group and as the project develops use staff resources to monitor the situation."I have enormous respect for the mayor' the state capital.The special assistant would closely monitor and gather intelligence during the session and then inform...
State | AK legislature
Weather Service: 2014 was Alaska's warmest year on record

...shoulders above everything else," he said. "They're really the hot ones."The National Climatic Data Center stores, monitors and assesses historical weather data from across the country. Climate data for Alaska has been kept since 1918. Elsewhere...
Two men reach top of El Capitan in historic climb

...down the mountain.In the meadow far below, another crowd broke into cheers. Relatives of the men watched on telescopic monitors.Caldwell's mother, Terry, said her son could have reached the top several days ago, but he waited for his friend to...
World Sports Briefs

...a Marshawn Lynch touchdown run against New Orleans was recorded on a Seattle seismometer.Scientists are using the stadium monitors to look for problems they might encounter with a real earthquake. They're also testing technology that could provide an...
Feds deploy more radiation monitors in western US

SAN FRANCISCO - More radiation monitors are being deployed in the western United...Environmental Protection Agency already monitors radiation throughout the area as part...water, milk and rain. The additional monitors are being deployed in response to the...
State: Monitors show normal radiation levels

...ANCHORAGE - Alaska officials say radiation monitors show no cause for alarm from the damaged...Sunday's reading for the Anchorage monitor show radiation levels "well within the...those sites will be formulated once the monitors are calibrated and regular readings are...
Regional News
Is 'minimal' impact too much?

...whenever possible during construction of ferry terminals and bridges along the east route to minimize underwater noise."Monitors would also be sued during pile driving to ensure that this activity does not occur when Steller sea lions are within 660 feet...
WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

...a gadget that looks like a very large pill. It's surgically inserted in - and free floats in - sea lions' abdomens. It monitors and keeps a record of their vital signs, but it doesn't send a signal to researchers until the animal is dead, as indicated...
Energy monitors available for rental

...Development Council is providing Kill A Watt monitors for residents to rent. The monitors, made by P3 International, can be plugged...starting next Wednesday. JEDC may provide more monitors if they prove popular. sells...


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