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Ketchikan grapplers top Petersburg Invitational

...Mallory Miller and Johnathon Schmitz at 195-pounds, and Taylor Sutak at 220-pounds.The TMHS Falcons will host the Brandon Pilot Invitational this weekend. Friday start time is 4 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m. Championship finals are Saturday at 7 p...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-22/ketchikan-grapplers-top-petersburg-inv
Sports
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...spent every summer at the lodge and returned to Juneau during the school year. To provide access to the remote lodge, Maas, a pilot, started an airline service in the late 1980s."It was a really a good move," he said. "And so much fun. My God, I've...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-20/arts-benefactor-donates-100k
Local | Art
Jury acquits man in pipeline false-statement case

...than a year after the pipeline began moving oil 800 miles from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska. No one was ever charged.A pilot on Feb. 15, 1978, spotted crude oil spurting from the pipeline. About 12,000 to 14,000 barrels, or up to 588,000...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-19/jury-acquits-man-pipeline-false-stateme
State
Pilot, passenger rescued after plane crash near Gustavus

...their bush plane crashed during a touch-and-go on a remote gravel bar Wednesday evening near Gustavus.Troopers said the pilot of the Cessna 180, 34-year-old Justin Chaput, and the sole passenger aboard, 67-year-old Eugene Chaput, were found...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-09/pilot-passenger-rescued-after-plane-cra
Local
Beyond grammar and grades: The UAS Writing Center

...may not be prepared for the expectations of academic communication through writing.Dodd co-teaches English 092/110, a pilot started by UAS Assistant Professor of English Ernestine Hayes, which combines two preparatory classes into an accelerated...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-16/beyond-grammar-and-grades-uas-writing-cen
Art
Council awards community-based prevention grants

...training in Glacier Bay. Sitkans Against Family Violence in Sitka will receive $100,000 to expand the existing Boys Run pilot program to include boys in grades 3 through 5 and to expand the Girls on the Run program to include girls in Kake.South Peninsula...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-10-12/council-awards-community-based-prev
Neighbors
Today in History

...suicide rather than face trial and certain execution for allegedly conspiring against Adolf Hitler.In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager (YAY'-gur) broke the sound barrier as he flew the experimental Bell XS-1 (later X-1...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-14/today-history
Local
Man accused of killing parents with ax

...about the slow response time of troopers.Peters said there are challenges in getting law enforcement to remote crime scenes by air. They include finding a pilot and plane, the weather, and safety conditions, such as darkness, she said.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-12/man-accused-killing-parents-ax
State
State biologist charged with hunting violation

...shot a moose near Anchor Point but lost it. Prosecutors say Herreman shot a moose the next day and had help from an air taxi pilot.Spotting moose from the air the same day they're shot is illegal.Herreman told a wildlife investigator he killed the moose...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-03/state-biologist-charged-hunting-violati
State
Photo: Voting co-pilot

Dan Branch carries Aki, his poodle mix, while signing for his municipal ballot at Northern Lights United Church on Tuesday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-08/photo-voting-co-pilot
Local

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