Frozen pipes make plumbers flush

...for those who can fix pipes that froze and burst. But few plumbers are willing to do the thawing. "Yes ma'am, but it's...a thawing unit for outside pipes, at a price. Five other plumbers said they didn't thaw pipes, and Jack's Plumbing and Heating...
Crimson Bears done hibernating, ready to get on the ice hockey was recognized as a varsity sport in 1959 with AHS playing men's teams Fort Richardson, Army National Guard and a city team (Hohn Plumbers). In 1960, AHS won the first state title over Fairbanks High School.
Photo: Pipe Sculpture

Wyatt Ojala, a 4th-year apprentice with the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 262, teaches seventh-graders Keanna Gaines, center, Aidan Bowers, and Mia Rose, right, how to...
My Turn: Teachers deserve a living wage

...that while teachers in 1959 were staring up at a financial ceiling above which my classmates - the doctors, the lawyers, the plumbers, the garbage truck drivers - would spend the rest of their comfortable lives. Despite that ceiling, my dream included the...
A hardware store remembered

...Good Hardware is something we should all take a moment to mourn. It was a place where worlds collided. Where contractors, plumbers, electricians and frantic homeowners all came in to seek supplies and advice. It was a place where neighbors gossiped and...
Plumbers: Frost causing dislodged pipes

...reset the pipe themselves using a rubber mallet. But if dirt and gravel has gotten inside the pipe, he recommends calling a plumber. If it's not fixed, the pipe will clog and water will back up into the house, he said."Ignoring it is not the answer...
Greece pledges to get rid of tax evasion as a way of life

...physical product, and it's not limited to small businesses like plumbers and restaurants.In monthly reports, Greece's financial...not had tax inspector visits since last August.Bokas, the plumber and fixture vendor, said most of his customers who want no-tax...
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Dirt Girl: To hoop, or not to hoop

...hole or you can attach it to a larger pvc pipe anchored in the bed or with hardware to secure it such as a pipe bracket or plumber tape. Larger pvc pipes don't necessarily need another pvc pipe to lay perpendicular to the curved pipes, but it does create...
Enstar workers go on strike

...Enstar's Anchorage, Kenai Peninsula and Matanuska-Susitna area branches, according to a release from the United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Union Local 367 that represents the Enstar employees. The union and the natural gas utility have not been...
Legislators tour local union's job training facility

...the legislators visited the Plumbers and Pipefitters to see how...apprentice program requires plumbers and pipefitters to complete...before they can test to become a plumber.Kellen Kraft demonstrated...employers, Austin said.While Plumbers and Pipefitters 262 has been...


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