Sitka and Angoon Shoreline II public meetings

...are inviting the public to attend meetings and submit comments on managing outfitters and guides on the Admiralty National Monument, Hoonah, Juneau and Sitka ranger districts. The Sitka meeting will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on July 8 at the Harrigan...
Local attends White House summit

...trip to D.C., SueWing said it should be something every American does at least once."It's very empowering to see the monuments dedicated to thousands of people that died protecting our freedom or other people's freedom, or seeing Abraham Lincoln...
State | Local
Celebrating a centennial

...the residents who helped the survivors, the dedication of a monument and bell tower to the community, tours of old homesteads...belongs to the historical archives. It's where the cemetery, monument and bell tower, and plane crash memorial are now located...
Quebec town still recovering from train disaster a year later

...out old tanker models. There will be special Roman Catholic masses, a 47-minute candlelight walk and the unveiling of a monument etched with the names of those killed.Many townspeople aren't ready for it."I'm sure the images of those final hours...
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Don Young wary of national monuments

...administration wants to designate national monuments to halt development. Young said in...region could be declared a national monument to stop the proposed Pebble Mine. Another possible national monument designation is Teshekpuk Lake on the...
Regional News
An island of stories

...and vents it out the top. GCHS is having the ball vent replica created by a company down south that works on well-known monuments like the Statue of Liberty. The vent will be placed on top of the lighthouse by using a pulley system or helicopter. Keeping...
Transportation plan calls for expansion

...needs and latent travel demand; reduce the community's isolation; provide improved access to the Admiralty Island National Monument; and support economic development by providing opportunities for employment and growth," according to the SATP.Officials...
Navajo family fighting to stay on monument land

WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT, Ariz. - Before an expanse of grassland...northern Arizona was declared a national monument, it was home to hundreds of Navajos...Navajo families left Wupatki National Monument too, either voluntarily or under pressure...
The Indie Bestseller List

...and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity," by Katherine Boo2. "Wild," by Cheryl Strayed3. "Gulp," by Mary Roach4. "The Monuments Men," by Robert M. Edsel5. "Heaven Is for Real," by Todd Burpo6. "Hyperbole and a Half," by Allie Brosh7. "Quiet...
Off the Beaten Path: Home in the wilderness

...was worth a lot more with its trees than without, Congress designated much of the island the Kootznoowoo Wilderness and a national monument. ? Bjorn Dihle is a writer based out of Juneau. He can be reached at


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