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Pure Sole: A little off the top, please

...The Mariners' Eric Wedge, who turned around the Cleveland Indians in a few short seasons, lasted only three on the waterfront eating seafood and other teams' dust in the American League West. Thus, we have our eighth manager since Lou Piniella...
Accumulated Fragments: Following in the footsteps of Harris and Juneau

In the summer of 1880 George Pilz sent Richard Harris and Joseph Juneau from Sitka to the Gastineau Channel to look for gold. They worked north from Cape Fanshaw to a point near Berners Bay.
Juneau businessman, statesman passes

...known for his political contributions, Engstrom himself was most proud of work in the fishing industry. In an "On the Waterfront" column published in the Empire in September 2004, Engstrom said the years he spent managing the cold storage plant...
Elton Engstrom Jr.

Elton Engstrom, Jr.February 26, 1935 November 6, 2013 Lifelong Juneau resident Elton Engstrom, Jr. passed away peacefully in his sleep during the night of November 6, 2013. The eldest son of Elton and Thelma Engstrom, he was born on February 26,
Photos: Tug 'o War in the rain

...sleet and rain for bragging rights in the 2013 Juneau Maritime Festival's Tug 'o War contest Sunday Afternoon on the waterfront. Docks & Harbors came in first, grabbing a substantial trophy. In second place was the Longshoremen's Union...
Panamax cruise ship docks on the way

...accommodate up to 780-foot vessels.The new berths will not affect the two other private cruise ship docking points on the waterfront, or the ability of a fifth ship to anchor in the channel and ferry its passengers to shore.Special consideration...
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Juneau Maritime Festival 2013 contest winners announced

...dock with a thick cruise ship tie-up line. City and Borough of Juneau Docks & Harbors defended their territory on the waterfront and won this year's trophy, donated by Cruise Line Agencies of Alaska. The Juneau Economic Development Council...
6 cities breweries helped transform

In once rundown urban districts across the country, craft breweries have helped to transform the neighborhoods around them.
William Dean Overstreet

...Project. He felt this Bronze breeching Humpback Whale from an Infinity Pool, a sculpture by Skip Wallen, Placed on the waterfront, would be a landmark for Juneau, as the Space Needle is for Seattle.Bill was preceded in death by his parents...
Accumulated Fragments: The mother of the North place for a little girl, she left her in Seattle.By the time the boys arrived she had found a tiny log cabin on the waterfront with a small stove in one corner and a bale of straw for a bed in another. It was a happy moment for Pullen when...


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