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Anchorage negotiates for police shooting range

...mimic a city environment for training in forced entry and other tactics.People who live nearby have expressed worries about noise. Jill Flanders Crosby, co-chair of the Birchwood Community Council, said she'd like to hear a municipality representative...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-24/anchorage-negotiates-police-shooting-ra
State
On the Trails: Chickadees of the north

...signal. Recent research has shown the male black-capped chickadees sing at higher pitches when the level of anthropogenic noise is high (for example, near heavy traffic, construction, logging activity, and so on), which may have consequences for...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-23/trails-chickadees-north
Outdoors
Daycare zoning code may change

...in residential zones."Seven to 12 kids once reflected state licensing but permissible uses usually focuses on traffic and noise restrictions," he said. The limitations in obtaining building permits for a daycare facility are too intensive, according...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-10/daycare-zoning-code-may-change
Local
Interior shelter founder helps animals in need

...one of the volunteers working Wednesday, is a board member and has been a volunteer for four years. Despite the work and the noise, she said she comes to Loving Companions to relax. Buck-Davis, she said, is an inspiration."She puts her heart and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/interior-shelter-founder-helps-animals-
State
Signal/Noise

...Forum (ADF) is kick starting its 2014-2015 lecture series "Signal/Noise" which will explore just this topic. The ADF website states that this...Design Forum lecture series, visit alaskadesignforum.org/signal-noise.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-23/signalnoise
Art
Is 'minimal' impact too much?

...other alternatives would not cross any streams.It's expected noise from road traffic, on both the east and west side of Lynn Canal...terminals and bridges along the east route to minimize underwater noise."Monitors would also be sued during pile driving to ensure...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/minimal-impact-too-much
Local
Police & Fire for Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

...article published Wednesday called "Police respond to two car crashes Tuesday."Noise complaint/DUI? At 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, JPD investigated a noise complaint and a report of a DUI on Jennifer Drive. Sex crime? At 4:06 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-20/police-fire-thursday-nov-20-2014
Local
City officials launch daycare reform

...other residents are not adversely affected by the traffic or noise created by the proposed facility.Particularly for areas of...place in the morning and afternoon, instead of all day long.Noise concerns for childcare centers would not include heavy machinery...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-23/city-officials-launch-daycare-reform
Local
A Bishop's Perspective: A time to say 'Gunalcheesh'

...on my face that I still didn't comprehend what he was saying. We had been standing there in the rain with the lights and noise of the traffic as well as the unavoidable spray from the vehicles ? but he was patient with me. At that moment he said...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-23/bishops-perspective-time-say-gunalch%
Opinion
Neighbors weigh in on Anchorage school stadium

...bring more traffic, bright lights and noise to the neighborhood. Others support the...meeting that he is still concerned about noise. He said the association has spent more...also proposes coating the bleachers with a noise-dimming material and limiting games to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/neighbors-weigh-anchorage-school-stadiu
State

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