Police & Fire for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...driven by 70-year-old Michael Angelo, failed to maintain a safe distance and struck a blue 2009 Jeep, driven by 52-year-old...truck. Angelo was given a citation for failing to maintain a safe distance.
Off the Beaten Path: 'Kayak Horizon'

...years but, considering boats were constructed from easily degradable materials like driftwood, bones and seal skins, it's safe to say that kayaks have been in use for thousands of years before that. They were likely created by people off the coast of...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Horses, Molly Gloss4. The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt5. Lila, Marilynne Robinson6. A Sudden Light, Garth Stein7. Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good, Jan Karon8. The Slow Regard of Silent Things, Patrick Rothfuss9. Gray Mountain, John Grisham10. Station...
Around Town for Monday, Dec. 15

...789-0272.Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988.Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior...
Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...the officer or for other people that are around them, if they're not following commands that will help keep another person safe."Before she was released from handcuffs, Buchanan said she told the officer it was grounds for a lawsuit."His response...
Police & Fire for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

...accidentAt 1:17 p.m. Friday, a 30-year-old man caused a three-vehicle crash and was cited for failing to maintain a safe distance in the 5400 block of Commercial Boulevard. The 30-year-old man's 2014 Dodge truck sustained $500 in damage...
Around town for Tuesday, Dec. 16

...m., AWARE. Tuesday evenings. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, naming and expressing feelings, keeping it safe at home, chemical use and abuse, self-esteem, families and change, and problem solving and conflict resolution. Free...
Avalanche survivor says mountain gave warning sign

...Two friends heard warning sounds as they skied toward mountains in the eastern Alaska Range, but they thought they would be safe at higher elevations.As Michael Hopper and Erik Peterson crossed a gently sloping valley in relatively flat terrain Saturday...
Construction to begin on Icy Strait Point dock

...for smaller vessels during non-cruise ship seasons, Gaffaney said."It's a floating dock, so it may not be the first safest use for all small vessels, but we're looking at adding some enhancements and value engineering to make it more friendly to...
City seeks funds for recycling center, parking system program currently has the funds available in its equipment reserve and general fund balance, which is expected to be safer and more efficient than the old one.Assemblywoman Karen Crane asked Watt about the accuracy of a 20- to 30-year life expectancy...


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