Coast Guard plans loud noises throw rounds.The training wil take place Thursday and Friday in the channel south of Dupont Dock and will involve loud noises and flashes of light.For a video of what the flashbang training will look like, visit
On the Trails: Finding noise in the 'Quiet'

...aircraft, if possible), we often comment on the Quiet. But Quiet in the woods is not silence - it is the absence of human noise. Then we can hear the little sounds and contemplate the small stories they tell.Most of us notice - at least sometimes...
'Noises Off' wherein we'll find what's up with 'Nothing On'

...Juneau-Douglas High School production of "Noises Off," an ambitious comedy opening this weekend at the high school auditorium. "Noises Off," written by British playwright...Nothing On" character and their backstage "Noises Off" persona. On top of that, the fast...
Counting noises

...And that is not counting the in-flight noise that could be multiplied by two. A helicopter...lands at home base. That makes four big noises - 17,783 sallys times four equals 71,132 more big noises. Gosh, for some reason my newly created...
Tools taken from truck

...parked vehicle early Tuesday morning.According to a press release by the Juneau Police Department, a woman reported hearing noises outside her home in the 4200 Block of Taku Boulevard at 3:45 a.m. Tuesday. She told officers she saw a vehicle - a light...
Weekly tsunami tests in Ketchikan to go silent

...Dorman says the silent test will still be administered weekly, and if residents are close enough, they may hear some clicking noises.Dorman says that starting next month, an audio test will take place at noon on the 15th of each month.
Gastineau Apartment demolition pushed back

...project will help to ease contractors' worries about the conflicts inherent in such a job. "Time versus safety, construction noises versus holiday shopping; the extra time will smooth over these things," Watt said. That and it will yield better prices...
Teacher shot on college campus a history class down the hall from where the shooting occurred."A few minutes into the class, we heard these popping noises and we all went completely silent," he said.Some people thought that it might be a desk or door closing or firecrackers...
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Healthy feet, happy feet

Squelch, squish! These noises accompanied the shock of cold water on unhappy feet as my running shoes splashed into a deceptively deep Juneau street puddle...
Talisa Rhea Blog from China Part II

...Wednesday, May 2. From our hotel rooms, submerged in the city, we have heard many different noises at all times of the day and night. One of those noises is a continuous chorus of car horns. To us, it seems as though they honk for no apparent...


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