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An old tool in new packaging

...the report indicates. Tasers were the second-most common use of force with 82 instances in the past five years. Use of pepper spray, used 25 times over the same timeframe, is third. Juneau police haven't used deadly force since 2007 when an officer...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-05/old-tool-new-packaging
Local
Overall crime rate down in Juneau

...1,414? Total calls for service: 49,673? Total number of times police used force: 39 (a baton, 1; hands, 14; pepper spray, 3; Taser, 21)? Total number of traffic stops: 5,576 (that's an average of 15.3 traffic stops a day...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-24/overall-crime-rate-down-juneau
Local
After officer's acquittal, 2 cases loom for Cleveland

...were boisterous but peaceful throughout the day Saturday. It was only later that trouble began with fights, bystanders being pepper sprayed by protesters and confrontations involving police, some of whom wore riot gear. The largest number of arrests occurred...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-26/after-officers-acquittal-2-cases-loom
Not For Web
On Mother's Day, let mom have scrambled eggs her way

...mushrooms, a hefty pinch each of salt and pepper, then cook the mushrooms, stirring occasionally...thyme and 1/4 teaspoon each of salt and pepper until they are light and fluffy.Add...the cheese, then season with salt and pepper, if needed. Divide between 4 plates...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-05-03/mothers-day-let-mom-have-scrambled-
Neighbors
Riots erupt after funeral of man injured in custody

...stores being overrun by small groups of people. A CVS store was set ablaze. Officers using shields and wearing helmets used pepper-spray in an effort to keep the rioters back.A helicopter circled overhead as groups of rioters moved through the city...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-28/riots-erupt-after-funeral-man-injured
Not For Web
Q & A with Hoonah fisherman Vernon Hill

...Southeast to help cover expenses.Q: So, what is the best way to eat herring eggs?A: I just roll them in flour and salt and pepper and garlic and fry them up. I love them like that, they taste like little baby shrimp. The other way people have them is...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-13/q-hoonah-fisherman-vernon-hill
Art
Video shows mother bear rushing at tourist group in Yellowstone

...say a much more effective deterrent is bear spray, which is similar to mace. It shoots out a mist of capsaicin, a form of pepper that makes an animal's eyes burn and causes trouble breathing.WHAT IF I DON'T HAVE SPRAY?If the bear is more than 100...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-12/video-shows-mother-bear-rushing-touri
Not For Web
Gay discrimination bill opens father-son split

...suburb of Sugarland. A retired Navy captain who once commanded a carrier attack squadron, he still keeps his salt-and-pepper hair cropped short enough to recall his military background.Gays, he said, have "become a protected class" whose status...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-07/gay-discrimination-bill-opens-father-
Not For Web
Alaska Science Forum: Overwintering in the Bering Sea

Like flecks of pepper on chowder, all of the spectacled eiders on the planet are now gathered amid sea ice and steaming open leads in the Bering Sea...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-13/alaska-science-forum-overwintering-b
Outdoors
Meals with Midgi: Does size really matter?

...carrots and mini sweet bell peppers. It's ridiculous how we can...onion, diced1 large green bell pepper, diced3 cloves garlic, minced...Add onion, garlic, and bell pepper. Cook until onions are softened...Season with thyme. Add salt and pepper to taste. Cut buns in half...

http://juneauempire.com/ccwfeatures/2015-01-21/meals-midgi-does-size-really-matt
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