http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Off the Beaten Path: Berrymania

...berry pickers in the mountains. Seeing I was determined to continue, they told me to make a lot of noise and passed me an orange vest and a whistle. The berry picking was all right - I did have a brief scare when I neared a prolifically berried bush that...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-22/beaten-path-berrymania
Outdoors
Two poems by Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...we can finish it!"says Dominic, as Patrick (two)in yellow slicker, zeroes inon salmonberries-huge, soggy,red and orange ornamentsfor a summer Christmas tree.Behind the smokehouse we explore,discover great-grandma Emma'sraspberries-what's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-21/two-poems-richard-dauenhauer-1942-2014
Art
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls, by David Sedaris 4. Wild, by Cheryl Strayed 5. The Power of Habit, by Charles Duhigg 6. Orange Is the New Black, by Piper Kerman 7. Brain on Fire, by Susannah Cahalan 8. Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-14/pacific-northwest-indie-bestseller-list
Art
Juneau Soccer Club shows strong at premier tournament

...Oregon. Team Chaos was able to play five games in four days in warm weather.Team Chaos lost to 5-0 to Pacific FC B99 Dynamos Orange, lost 9-1 to Washington's Timbers FC B99 Green, lost 2-1 to WA Timbers FC B99 Forest, and lost 5-2 to Blackhills...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-17/juneau-soccer-club-shows-strong-premie
Sports
When athletes race who has their back?

...helpers - This is a person(s) willing to show off their catering skills or, more importantly, is willing to slice up oranges, bananas and muffins and be the race hospitality leaders.Food prep for lunch - A person willing to slice up tomatoes, onion...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-24/when-athletes-race-who-has-their-back
Sports
Chamber lunch becomes arena for oil tax sparring

...both presenters, a local businessman said directly comparing a decline in revenue with production was "comparing apples and oranges," but Erickson disagreed, saying it was essentially the same thing.Rather than focusing his presentation on economics...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-11/chamber-lunch-becomes-arena-oil-tax-spa
State | SB21
Text message helps searchers locate lost hiker

...Lam's situation.The aerial search for Lam was hastened even further because he was wearing bright clothing."He had a bright orange shirt on, which makes it really nice for an aerial search," Main said. "That was a big help."The helicopter swooped...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-12/text-message-helps-searchers-locate-los
Local
On the Trails: Lupine puzzles

...flowers did not conform to the story's expectations. Indeed, the female parts of the darker flowers sometimes bore a wad of orange pollen, but many of those older flowers had no pollen visible on the female parts and presumably had not been pollinated...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-01/trails-lupine-puzzles
Outdoors
Southeast Adventure: Observation Loop

...thankful for our fast-drying pants and long-sleeved shirts. We clambered over a few fallen trees and followed the hot pink and orange trail markers on what seemed, much of the time, to be straight up - another thing Blackerby doesn't have is switchbacks...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-08/southeast-adventure-observation-loop
Outdoors
Police blotter for Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

...theft in the 12700 block of Douglas Highway.? At 10:18 a.m. Tuesday, a 32-year-old man reported the theft of 2 orange Stihl brand chainsaw chaps valued at $200 off of Perseverance Trail near Granite Drive.Traffic complaint? At 10:53 a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-06/police-blotter-wednesday-aug-6-2014
Local

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING