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Local Sports Calendar for Sunday, March 29

...TRACK & FIELDHome, TBA, High School Region V Championships at Thunder Mountain...TRACK & FIELDHome, TBA, High School Region V Championships at Thunder Mountain...Thursday, May 28BASEBALLHome, TBA, Region V tournament at Juneau.SOCCERAway...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-29/local-sports-calendar-sunday-march-29
Sports
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...Appeals."The conservation groups argue that it undercuts the region's $2 billion fishing and tourism industries while continuing...It's also the last remaining medium-sized mill in the region. The mill exports a portion of its logs in the round to markets...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-28/conservation-groups-take-big-thorne-fig
State | Local
My turn: Mine development in British Columbia raises concerns

...Minister of Energy and Mines, Bill Bennett, about the Mount Polley mine tailings dam failure and development in the transboundary region. Bennett's remarks are a total mischaracterization of Alaskans' concerns and the widespread call from Alaskans for International...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-29/my-turn-mine-development-british-colu
Opinion
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...11 miles distant. When the weather turns rough, they need an alternate route through the rivers and sloughs that mark this region. "We can't even head to the neighboring village if those beaver dams are there," Andrew said.The dams cause other problems...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-29/alaska-legislature-makes-cuts-ripples-w
State | AK legislature
Oil prices jump almost 5 percent as tensions mount in Yemen

...oil rose sharply on Thursday as mounting tensions in Yemen got traders worried that the flow of crude from the Persian Gulf region could be disrupted.Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states launched strikes on key military installations in Yemen. They aim to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-26/oil-prices-jump-almost-5-percent-tensio
State
Pebble hires firm to review EPA actions

...the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency "acted fairly" in evaluating potential large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay region.Pebble Limited Partnership spokesman Mike Heatwole said Pebble hired The Cohen Group because it was not certain that the various...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-25/pebble-hires-firm-review-epa-actions
State
Ferries dealt another blow in Senate subcommittee

...are just a couple examples. It will be up to individual DOT regions to decide how to budget their money, so results may vary...3 million in highways and aviation funds from all three DOT regions to the ferry system, a move proposed in Gov. Bill Walker's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-25/ferries-dealt-another-blow-senate-subco
State | AK legislature
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...are rising from poverty in developing regions and buying more cars, shipping more goods...and techniques needed to operate in the region are available now, and the industry can...scientific studies of the wildlife in the region to ensure it is disturbed as little as...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-27/oil-council-shale-wont-last-arctic-dril
State
Juneau basketball teams need to win regions

...championships is simple: win your regions.What makes it hard is that...runner-up in the Southeast Region V 4A championship game and...clinched the top seed at the region tournament and will get a first-round...tie-breaking scenario for the region tournament placing.Kayhi...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-19/juneau-basketball-teams-need-win-regio
Sports
Local Sports Calendar for Friday, March 27

...TRACK & FIELDHome, TBA, High School Region V Championships at Thunder Mountain...TRACK & FIELDHome, TBA, High School Region V Championships at Thunder Mountain...Thursday, May 28BASEBALLHome, TBA, Region V tournament at Juneau.SOCCERAway...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-27/local-sports-calendar-friday-march-27
Sports

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