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Feds interview workers exposed to radiation

FAIRBANKS - Don Lowell remembers Amchitka Island rocking like a boat in stormy seas when a 5-million ton nuclear device exploded deep within the Aleutian chain in 1971. Lowell, who attended the explosion on behalf of then-Gov. Bill...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071502/sta_radiation.shtml
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Air Force to replace nuclear generators

...wildlife refuges. The Air Force says it will replace the nuclear devices with diesel-solar hybrid generators, possibly by...in the area shone a spotlight on the Burnt Mountain nuclear devices. The fire damaged some data cables at the facility...

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New START signing makes for one less worry

...but verify." This hardly means we won't have the means to defend ourselves, and there will still be thousand of nuclear devices in the hands of the respective militaries. Unnecessary and expensive equipment from bombers to missile silos will...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122610/opi_761824350.shtml
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Outside editorial: Don't panic, but ...

...Triage, Treatment and Transport). It assumes, for sake of argument, that terrorists would acquire a 10-kiloton nuclear device, the explosive equivalent of 10,000 tons of TNT, only worse because TNT doesn't create radioactive fallout...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122610/opi_761825000.shtml
Opinion
Danger, Juneau

...over 150 mph, or a 9.0 earthquake was immanent in Gastineau Channel, or terrorists were threatening to set off a nuclear device here in 24 hours if their demands weren't met. The people in Florida and Alabama can drive to a safe location...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092704/let_letter2.shtml
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This Day in History

...Alaska Highway, Alaska's first land link with the States, was announced open for traffic. In 1965, an underground nuclear device, with four times the power of the bombs that destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, was detonated beneath Amchitka Island...

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This Day in History

...Highway, Alaska's first land link with the United States, was announced open for traffic. In 1965, an underground nuclear device, with four times the power of the bombs that destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, was detonated beneath Amchitka Island...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102907/sta_20071029014.shtml
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This Day in History

...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 Alvin Theatre in New York. In...

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Outside editorial: North Korean nukes: Try diplomatic weapons first

...that has been associated with countering the grave threat that an atomic North Korea, which not long ago tested a nuclear device, would pose to its neighbors and U.S. security interests. President Kim Jong Il is as cruel to his own people...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021207/opi_20070212006.shtml
Opinion
This Day in History

...in Anchorage. The Atomic Energy Commission decided to look outside of northwestern Alaska to create a harbor with nuclear devices. In 1968, ARCO and Humble Oil hit oil at Prudhoe Bay. In 1969, a sizeable asbestos deposit was discovered in the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021807/sta_20070218032.shtml
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