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Empire Editorial: Bars in our wake

...Columbia. The state could charge a single fee for the concession, or even take a share of each drink sold.The National Park Service and the federal government in general make millions of dollars each year from concessions in Denali National Park...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-29/empire-editorial-bars-our-wake
Opinion
Sitka Summer Music Festival purchases Stevenson Hall

...the floors and short-term patches to the roof. The festival also received federal funds of $25,000 from the National Park Service, with the assistance of the State of Alaska's Office of History and Archeology, Department of Natural Resources...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-28/sitka-summer-music-festival-purchases-ste
Art
My Turn: Tourism suffers under Forest Service management

...managed more like national parks. This is not a bad thing, Sen. Murkowski. According to a recent report, the National Park Service returns $10 in direct visitor spending for every dollar invested. In contrast, the public gets mere pennies...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-21/tourism-suffers-under-forest-service-
Opinion
Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...000 feet below, she said.The mountain is in Denali National Park. Climbers are required to register with the National Park Service, which lets park officials keep an accurate list of summit attempts and successes, said park spokeswoman Maureen...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-13/climber-1st-solo-summit-mount-mckinley
Sports
Letter: Ambler road study one piece of the puzzle

As the National Park Service's Kyle Joly pointed out in a story on the proposed Ambler road...the U.S Geological Survey, The Wilderness Society and the National Park Service, and focused solely on the potential effects of the road corridor...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-18/letter-ambler-road-study-one-piece-pu
Letters
Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...Society, the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service has found.Projected habitat loss from three road...range, said study co-author Kyle Joly of the National Park Service. "That's why we're thinking it's not going...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/little-impact-ambler-road-caribou
State
Made in Alaska: Brice Habeger's 'Swiftwater'

...Alaska" category.The film charts the work of Dr. Douglas Anderson and his team at Igliqtiqsiugvigrua, a site on National Park Service land near the village of Kiana on the Kobuk river. In 2011, the archeologists found human remains on the site...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-11/brice-habegers-swiftwater
Art
Comment deadline nears on NPS proposed regulations

...public comment period for the National Park Service's proposed regulations regarding...according to a release from the National Park Service this week. According to the...documents are available from the National Park Service's web site, http...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-28/comment-deadline-nears-nps-proposed-
Outdoors
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...Haines.Soon afterward, the National Park Service raised concerns with Option...ran into problems with the National Park Service and was dropped in 2006...Knowles made his selection, the National Park Service said it had problems with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
Empire Editorial: Give us the whole road

...Skagway - then called Option 2 - were stopped by the National Park Service. The NPS pointed to a section of federal highway...this time built with state money in order to avoid National Park Service objections.There will be lawsuits, arguments...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-26/empire-editorial-give-us-whole-road
Opinion

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