Douglas Harbor overhaul to begin with demolition

...tight this summer. There's good news and bad news. We're replacing aging infrastructure, but there are some construction pains that go with that." Button down the hatchesThe National Weather Service has declared a flood watch for Juneau, which will...
On the brink of dissolution

...experienced a 10 percent budget cut after losses from state funding. What followed was a slew of contributors who, also feeling the pains of budget cuts, reduced their donations. Funding all around began to fade while the cost of doing business continued to rise...
Empire Editorial: Alaska needs legislation, not lawsuits, on Medicaid expansion

...itself from itself. The state will be paying lawyers to fight other lawyers bought by the state.Lawmakers on Tuesday took pains to explain that their lawsuit isn't about Medicaid expansion - it's about the way expansion was done.Their argument doesn't...
My Turn: A case for Climate Change investment

...Forest Service will soon begin designing a Climate Change Education Center at the Mendenhall Glacier to relieve our growing pains of congestion with creative and sustainable solutions. We will consider zero-emission transit, renewable energy produced...
Hunt for escaped killers expands to Vermont; staffer under suspicion

...He would not elaborate.Mitchell's son, Tobey Mitchell, told NBC that she checked herself into a hospital with chest pains Saturday. He said she wouldn't have helped the inmates escape.Using power tools, inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt...
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Feds propose more safety valves for gas lines

...recovering from injuries."It caused three guys to retire from the job, and some guys are still suffering from headaches and pains. Some of the guys are more gun-shy now when it comes to gas leaks," Wells said.Officials stressed that the valves won't...
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Investigators believe prison employee was in on escape plot

...Mitchell has not been charged. Her son Tobey Mitchell told NBC on Wednesday that she checked herself into a hospital with chest pains Saturday. He said she would not have helped the inmates escape.A longtime neighbor also was stunned by the suspicions swirling...
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Growing pains

...not be experiencing too many "growing pains." Boy was I wrong! I never imagined...of growth for me. These new "growing pains" remind me that growth never comes without...for you? Do they include some "growing pains?" If so, know that He will walk alongside...
Pararescuers come to aid of stricken man

...remote interior Alaska location to help a man stricken with chest pains. An Army helicopter from Fort Wainwright later Saturday picked...cabin 50 miles northwest of Clear. His son said he had chest pains radiating to his arms and hands. Bad weather forced an Air...
Regional News
Harbor upgrade could cause boat launch woes

Statter Harbor may feel some growing pains next summer as the city continues to modernize its Auke Bay harbor.The first phase of the Statter Harbor improvement project...


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