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Made in Alaska: Greg Chaney's "Empty Chair"

...In addition to speaking about the Tanaka family, the interviewees talk about their own experiences with the war and the relocation.For example, Neil MacKinnon's grandfather, (J. S.) "Sim" MacKinnon was the highest ranking naval officer in Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-11/empty-chair-traces-multiple-interweaving-
Art
Is 'minimal' impact too much?

...highways in Southeast Alaska near "prime feeding grounds," the SEIS states as evidence that roads don't necessarily equal relocation.Building the road near eagle nests, despite the route chosen, comes with an extra layer of red tape. DOT would be required...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/minimal-impact-too-much
Local
UAS brings spotlight to Aleut internment camps

...and 1946. The suit was settled in 1978, and in July 1980, President Jimmy Carter established the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians with the goals of considering the claims of Japanese-Americans and Aleutian Natives who were...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-01/uas-brings-spotlight-aleut-internment-c
State
Anchorage stadium proposed for relocation

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage's largest sports complex would get more parking spots under a proposal that calls for the relocation of Mulcahy Stadium.The Anchorage Daily News said a parking shortfall has long been a problem at the Chester Creek Sports...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-26/anchorage-stadium-proposed-relocation
State
Up against two enemies

...fraction of Japanese blood, were put during the war. Tad Fujioka holds a book containing newspaper clipping that describe the relocations to the camps. Once a Japanese, always a Japanese was the thinking - in the military and the media - following Japan's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111199/Loc_veteran%20.html
Local
One Heart and One Spirit

...in Idaho, where nearly 9,000 Japanese-Americans were imprisoned after the bombing of Pearl Harbor.The Minidoka War Relocation Center, as it was called, has since been named a national historic site in honor of the families confined within the compound...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-13/one-heart-and-one-spirit
Local
Empire Editorial: Picks for State House, Senate seats are ...

...air ambulance flights. Munoz has been a staunch advocate of keeping the capital in Juneau, has fought capital creep (the relocation of state jobs from Juneau) and ensured every constituent concern is heard. Munoz might speak softly, but her actions echo...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-02/empire-editorial-picks-state-house-se
Opinion
Transit service prepares for big changes

...Mendenhall Valley, University Express and Douglas.The change in valley transfer locations is intended as a timesaving measure. Relocation to the Pipeline Skate Park will shave four minutes from routes, which will allow time to start the bus schedules a full 50...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-02/transit-service-prepares-big-changes
Local
Aurora Harbor upgrades discussed

...additional space for 85- and 100-foot commercial vessels.Covered moorage remains at 42 slips with the exception of slight relocations."We've been able to increase the real high-end a little bit," Somerville said, "and increased the 32-footers...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-07-24/aurora-harbor-upgrades-discussed
Local
State news in brief for Monday, Nov. 25

...Jeanette Grasto, says it's "extremely unacceptable" that inadequate facilities in Fairbanks are resulting in a sudden relocations.It's the latest in a series of challenges for Fairbanks mental health providers.The nonprofit Fairbanks Community Behavioral...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-25/state-news-brief-monday-nov-25
State

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