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Slack Tide: Alaska vs. Lower 48

...their children and tether them to their wrists; in Alaska, people don't even leash their dogs. In the Lower 48, "rush hour" begins at 3 pm and doesn't end until after 7; in Alaska, people cross-country ski to work - or, in the case of...
Gunshot victim at odds with prosecutor

...analogizing the situation to someone trying to kill themself by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge during the height of rush hour when a good Samaritan is likely to put themself at risk to help."The question for this jury is under those circumstances...
Egan construction update

...around heavy traffic times, Woodrow said. Workers are trying to keep closures to a minimum in the morning and during rush hour.It is National Work Zone Awareness Week, Woodrow said. He reminded Juneau drivers to be aware of construction signs...
Slack Tide: You know you live in Juneau when... second it stops raining, you start burning stuff. You walk to work and still complain about downtown rush hour. Your idea of a bird feeder is tossing fish scraps out on the deck. You've got the chops to parallel-park an eighteen-wheeler...
Winter storm warning in effect through Friday

...Originally it called for the warning to begin on Wednesday at midnight, but they moved it up to 6 p.m. "at the tail end of rush hour Wednesday, to let people know what's starting," Ainsworth said.The warning will be in effect until 6 a.m. Friday...
Bomb kills 15, including 6 Americans in Kabul

...wearing only T-shirts or shorts under their body armor.A Muslim militant group claimed responsibility for the morning rush hour attack, saying it was carried out by a new suicide unit formed in response to reports that the U.S. plans to keep...
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Column: 12/21/2012

...where to hide the Mayan gold, partied like there was no tomorrow, sunbathed nude on your car roof driving down Egan at rush hour.... well, today is your reckoning.If you are reading this there is going to be Crimson Bears hockey tonight and...
The Bill of Rights and public safety

...get out. The First Amendment does not protect me if I held a demonstration in the middle of a busy intersection during rush hour. Why not? We do have a right to peaceably assemble. But not when it endangers public safety. Pedestrians holding signs...
Some bridge failures can't be avoided and protocols.More recently, 13 people died in 2007 when an I-35 bridge in Minneapolis collapsed during rush hour traffic. According to the investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board, that failure was completely unrelated...
Alaska Sports News

Juneau skiers place well at Tour Of Anchorage Rush hour had a whole new meaning for a contingent of Juneau's nordic ski racers and they had a strong showing at last week's Tour Of Anchorage cross country ski marathon.


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