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'Naked Burning Man party' could lead to anarchy in Berners Bay

...already owns one Superfund site. The Superfund site is within a day's drive of the actual Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert. The Burning Man is a comfortable driving distance from the cities of Reno, Las Vegas and Salt Lake. It wouldn't...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052106/let_20060521022.shtml
Opinion
Development increasing near national parks

...for 200,000 gallons of water, the park service said. The Devil's Hole pupfish, a teaspoon-sized fish in the Nevada desert of Death Valley National Park, is the impetus for recurring complaints from park officials against sprawling development...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061906/sta_20060619015.shtml
News
City snuffs beach bonfire

...built each year and burned in effigy, similar to the Burning Man, an annual counterculture event in the northern Nevada desert. Place said the crowd included families earlier in the evening. John Ingalls, 57, said four or five cords of wood...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090401/Loc_bonfire.shtml
Local
This Day in History

...kidnap-murder of Charles A. Lindbergh Jr. In 1957, the United States conducted its first underground nuclear test, in the Nevada desert. In 1959, Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev reacted angrily during a visit to Los Angeles upon being told that, for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091905/sta_20050919008.shtml
News
This Day in History

...Holyfield's ear. In 2002, the Senate voted to entomb thousands of tons of radioactive waste inside Yucca Mountain in the Nevada desert, rejecting the state's fervent protests. Speaking in New York, President Bush called for doubled prison terms...

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News
This Day in History

...Yankees hit the first of a record 61 home runs in a single season. In 1968, the United States exploded beneath the Nevada desert a 1.3 megaton nuclear device called "Boxcar." In 1970, the Stephen Sondheim musical "Company" opened at the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042607/sta_20070426016.shtml
News
This Day in History

...1880, Thomas Edison received a patent for his electric incandescent lamp. In 1951, an era of atomic testing in the Nevada desert began, as an Air Force plane dropped a one-kiloton bomb on Frenchman Flats. In 1967, astronauts Virgil I. "Gus...

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News
This Day in History

...1880, Thomas Edison received a patent for his electric incandescent lamp. In 1951, an era of atomic testing in the Nevada desert began as an Air Force plane dropped a 1-kiloton bomb on Frenchman Flats. In 1985, the secret three-day military-satellite...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012705/sta_20050127012.shtml
News
Nonviolence forum, training this week

...library and continue from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. It will feature Paul Colbert of Nevada Desert Experience, a nonviolent activist. Admission to the forum and workshop is free, but contributions to defray expenses...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022403/loc_nonviolence.shtml
News
Bob Swenson prefers the 'eye of the storm'

...his tractor, garden and handiwork, science is his main hobby. Why else would he take time off for a trip to the Nevada desert, stopping by Las Vegas just for showers and food? "Whenever we go on vacation, we bring home lots of rocks...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010510/sta_543065241.shtml

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