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International search and rescue

...with 60 crew members aboard about 100 miles off the Russian coast in international waters.Nearby Russian fishing vessels...Oryong 501, in the Bering Sea, about 100 miles off the Russian coast in international waters.Within hours, good Samaritan...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-11/international-search-and-rescue
Local
Exploring history

...Perouse and his two ships, the Astrolabe and the Boussole, remained in the area for 26 days before heading to the Russian coast, where La Perouse dispatched his journals and other Alaskan materials back to King Louis XVI in Paris."They were...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-10/exploring-history
Art
Conservation group turns up the heat on right whales

...precarious at best. The whales are the most endangered whale in the world. A few hundred may still be left off the Russian coast. Unlike polar bears, the plight of right whales is not surprising. They have been listed as endangered - meaning...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122906/sta_20061229016.shtml
News
Russia, US coast guards meet all week in Juneau

...operations are a routine function of the U.S. and Russian coast guards. They enforce fisheries laws, respond to distress...example is the Arctic Shield joint action the U.S. and Russian coast guards have scheduled for this summer. District 17...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-04-08/russia-us-coast-guards-meet-all-week-ju
State
Russian scientists offer walrus advice during visit

...situation when we had ice in the Chukchi," said Anatoly Kochnev, a scientist who monitors walrus haulouts on the Russian coast. Kochnev, along with three indigenous men who are part of the "Polar Bear Patrol" in coastal Russian villages...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030510/sta_571149308.shtml
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Alaskans unite to help Eskimo whaler from Russia regain his eyesight

...Barrow recently to sign an agreement with state, borough and federal governments to study bowhead migrations along the Russian coast. Typykhkak had asked to see an ophthalmologist during the course of several visits to Barrow. The North Slope Department...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032800/Loc_ussr.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Barrow recently to sign an agreement with state, borough and federal governments to study bowhead migrations along the Russian coast. Typykhkak had asked to see an ophthalmologist during the course of several visits to Barrow. The North Slope Department...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032800/Loc_ussr.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a historical boat journey, Leghorn arranged to trade a new 40-horsepower Suzuki engine for a guided tour of the Russian coast. The initial deal became a five-year partnership, taking tourists in traditional skin boats from village to village...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051200/Loc_color.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Pacific walruses summer in the Bering Sea along Alaska's west coast and winter as far north as the Chukchi Sea off the Russian coast. Females spend most of their time on ice floes caring for their young. Walruses live on both land and water, making...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062000/Loc_walrus.shtml
A tunnel to peace?

...Trans-Siberian Railway. Russians are pushing a railroad from the Trans-Siberian at Yakutsk, via Magadan, to Uelen on the Russian coast of the Bering Strait. The 64-mile tunnel, outlined in www.mperussia.com, crosses the strait to come out at...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060307/opi_20070603017.shtml
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