In rare event, the remnants of Pacific hurricane hit Southeast

JUNEAU - Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Oho battered Alaska's southeast...of tropical cyclones in the central Pacific so far this hurricane season,'s rare for the remnants of a central Pacific tropical storm to reach this far because...
Wanda Jean Brown

...moved to St. Augustine, FL for the sun, but instead experienced a busy year of hurricanes. In 2005 she moved back to the Pacific Northwest and settled in Spokane Valley, WA where she resided until her passing. Wanda enjoyed travel. She traveled extensively...
Democratic debate a breakout chance for O'Malley, others

...Webb or Chafee. He is critical of Clinton for her recent shifts on policy issues, among them her opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, which he calls a "reversal."O'Malley also touts his executive experience in dealing with issues...
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United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal

...hammered out an ambitious trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim countries, the Obama administration...Atlanta through the weekend.The Trans-Pacific Partnership is designed to encourage trade...define the rules of the road for the Asia-Pacific region," said U.S. Trade Rep. Michael...
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Biologists track unusual fish sightings on Alaska's coast

...near-shore fisheries," he said.Other strange sightings include Pacific bonito near Ketchikan, albacore tuna around Prince of Wales...NOAA says The Blob has also raised temperatures in the North Pacific to record highs.Sunfish tend to prefer warmer waters than...
For Clinton, complications with her old boss arise

...complicated.No issue presents more potential for friction than trade.For months, Clinton has resisted weighing in on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which has divided the Democratic base. Now that negotiations have concluded, Clinton soon will be forced to...
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Photos: Roof collapse

In these Oct. 2 photos, a North Pacific Erectors employee makes final repairs on the roof of Juneau Rental...occurred, causing no injuries.In these Oct. 2 photos, a North Pacific Erectors employee makes final repairs on the roof of Juneau Rental...
Hurricane Oho headed for Southeast this weekend

...this weekend, courtesy of a hurricane now spinning in the Pacific Ocean northeast of Hawaii.Hurricane Oho, 645 miles east-northeast...Saturday, according to forecasts from Accuweather and the Central Pacific Hurricane Center.While it won't be a hurricane when it...
Feds say first humpback whales of season spotted in Hawaii

...whale was seen days later near Kauai's Pacific Missile Range Facility.Humpbacks normally...whale strikes and entanglements in the Pacific. "They make short work of eating a whale...whales in heavily monitored parts of the Pacific Ocean have scars on their body that indicate...
Whale, what now?

...Juneau Ocean Interpretation Center, a "visitor center and maritime museum with a focus on the ocean ecology of the Alaskan Pacific." For more than half an hour Janes described the form and function of the proposed 11,000-square-foot center.Despite...


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