Thane no home for the homeless

...Hlavacek said she prefers not to hang around the Glory Hole, which recently reopened after flood damage from a burst water pipe, because the older homeless men there try to flirt or harass and hassle her.The 27-year-old with bashful eyes said she's...
My Turn: Here's the straight line on natural gas

...Fairbanks, Southcentral and other communities where practicable. AK LNG is a liquefied natural gas (LNG) project that would pipe gas from the North Slope to tidewater at Nikiski for export to Asian markets, and include offtake points where gas can be taken...
A hardware store remembered

...rope), and in time I became a somewhat proficient employee. In addition to mixing paint, cutting keys, rope, chain, and pipe, I also learned how to be comfortable admitting I didn't know something. I learned how to fend off unwanted advances, disengage...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

...alarm on Glacier Highway and another fire alarm and sprinkler activation on Marine Way caused by a vehicle striking a sprinkler pipe.? On Saturday, CCFR responded to eight EMS calls, one transport call and two false fire alarms. One alarm was on Renninger...
Home after the holidays

...incident earlier month when a frozen pipe ruptured. The shelter's executive...the plumbing, for example. Though the pipe bursting was a freak incident, caused by the chance freezing of the main pipe on the third floor during a storm that...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

...sprinkler system going off inside Centennial Hall due to a broken pipe. CCFR also received two calls out that were cancelled en route...person refused treatment and transport, and a burst water sprinkler pipe on Franklin Street.
Sitka clan house repairs could patch up community

...their time to make repairs to the century-old house. Besides stabilizing the foundation they've also fixed a broken sewer pipe and repaired a water line.The house, which fronts directly onto the Katlian Street sidewalk, is in need of major structural...
A Day in the Life of: Brian Crapo

...becoming a certified welding instructor and educator, he said.Crapo also has a penchant for less practical things: he bought a pipe organ and is learning to play; he's had a passion for organ music ever since listening to Bach's "Toccata and Fugue in...
Kenai assembly approves oil and gas specialists

...lawmakers would keep the mayor in the loop on pending legislation pertaining to the LNG project."Let's wait until we get some pipe laid," he said. "We have studied this thing to death. Why hire somebody now when we could be waiting 15 years."? Dan...
State | AK legislature
Glory Hole shut down

...Juneau's emergency homeless shelter faces an emergency? After a pipe burst and extensive flooding Sunday just before midnight, 21...Lovishchuk, who was out of town at the time, said a frozen pipe burst and caused the sprinkler systems to go off as well.Raymond...


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