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On two fronts, Iraqi forces battle Islamic State for Tikrit

...Sunni militant group's biggest strongholds.Iraqi forces entered Tikrit for the first time on Wednesday from the north and south. On Thursday, they were fighting their way through the city and expected to reach the center within three to four...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-13/two-fronts-iraqi-forces-battle-islami
Not For Web
Confirmed: Jupiter's moon Ganymede has a salty, underground ocean

...Jupiter's magnetic field.Saur looked at measurements taken by the Hubble Telescope in 2010 and 2011 of auroras over the north and south poles of Ganymede and saw that the auroras only moved two degrees over a seven-hour period."We ran more than...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-13/confirmed-jupiters-moon-ganymede-has-
Not For Web
For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...environmentally sensitive areas off Alaska.The proposal envisions auctioning areas located more than 50 miles off Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia to oil companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office. For...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-28/arctic-atlantic-alternative
State
Major expansion planned at Sea-Tac Airport

...compared with 350,000 last year.Airport officials laid out options for expanding the main terminal and adding gates north and south.Alaska Airlines is currently the airport's largest user. It carries more than half of Sea-Tac's passengers...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-29/major-expansion-planned-sea-tac-airport
State
My Turn: Bartending on the Alaska Marine Highway

...off-season there have been only two ships running with bar service, the Malaspina on the mainliner run, taking soldiers north and south, and the Taku, serving the smaller communities in Southeast.I'm in the Inland Boatmen's Union. We rank as...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-06/my-turn-bartending-alaska-marine-high
Opinion
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...environmentally-sensitive areas off Alaska.The proposal envisions auctioning areas located more than 50 miles off Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia to oil companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office. For...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/obama-floats-offering-first-ever-drilli
State
Mastodons more ancient than previously thought

...period around 120,000 years ago, when the climate was warm and there was abundant mastodon "chow" available both north and south of the Brooks Range.The new report also suggests that humans would not have been involved in the extermination of...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-16/mastodons-more-ancient-previously-th
Outdoors
Southeast Unplugged

...deep beneath the surface of the Gulf of Alaska. There, the cable joins another, slightly bigger cable that snakes north and south to Whitter and Oregon. Others run in parallel, linking Southcentral Alaska to the Lower 48.It's all part of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-17/southeast-unplugged
State | Local
Crews work on Bethel harbor project

...project.The work will involve reinforcement of the entrance channel. Crews also will be working on stabilizing the north and south sides of the harbor, and they will finish with the west side.The work is slated for completion in mid-September...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-22/crews-work-bethel-harbor-project
State
This week's Southeast sportfish report

...increasing catch rates for coho and pink salmon in the Point Retreat and False Point Retreat areas, Shelter Island (north and south), North Pass, Cordwood and Echo Cove areas. A few troll-caught sockeye salmon have also been reported. Chum...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-18/weeks-southeast-sportfish-report
Outdoors

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