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Letter: A cemetery is not a public park

I am disappointed to see that a local radio station KXLL is sponsoring the annual "Zombie Walk" in Evergreen Cemetery on Oct. 25. When did cemeteries...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-19/letter-cemetery-not-public-park
Letters
Finding a way to thrive

...thought that would be the last time I would see him. Because I thought, if you think...learned I like to take pictures, he wanted to see some."Though she knew she was in good hands...Center is an example of a facility that sees the value in Cadle's observation. The...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-19/finding-way-thrive
Local
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...conservatives, for the rich, for America's sins ? make the process ugly. They cannot engage in honorable debate because they cannot see the honor on the other side."This passage is about two concepts: honor and hate.The two-party system is not perfect but...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-19/my-turn-parnells-honesty-vs-walkers-c
Opinion
Letter: Make 1B your preferred road alternative

...southbound drivers will, some will push to make their planned connection and end up off the road and miles from help.I don't see any way to avoid this and urge the state to not build this highway, which every winter will kill and maim people who could have...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-19/letter-make-1b-your-preferred-road-al
Letters
Juneau Lions recycle for sight

...donate their used eyeglasses," said Michael Norton, chair of the committee. "This helps people less fortunate to be able to see, read and live a normal life." The donated glasses will be shipped to the Aurora Borealis Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-10-19/juneau-lions-recycle-sight
Neighbors
Letter: Marijuana may not be 'toxic' but it can be deadly

...incoherent and jumped to his death. The Denver coroner listed marijuana as a significant contributing factor in the suicide. See, for example, the online Denver Post article published April 17 on this subject.Why didn't the My Turn writer tell Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-19/letter-marijuana-may-not-be-toxic-it-
Letters
Tom Brady and New England Patriots not who Jets need to see

...secondary.BRONCOS, 30-27No. 5 Seattle (minus 6 1/2) at No. 27 St. LouisAn ornery bunch of Seahawks not what Rams want to see.SEAHAWKS, 23-10No. 17 Kansas City (plus 4) at No. 2 San DiegoWith Broncos up next in a short week, Chargers could get...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-16/tom-brady-and-new-england-patriots-not
Sports
On the Trails: The many uses of urine

Reading about porcupine courtship (see last week's essay) made me think about how other animals use this metabolic waste product. Urine is an excellent vector for...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-17/trails-many-uses-urine
Outdoors
Arts calendar

...Gone Girl" (R) - Synopsis: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent."The Book of Life" (PG) - in 2D and 3D...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-16/arts-calendar
Art
Miller chooses athletics and education

...Through the Running Club, I had an instant group of friends who were there to listen to me every day."In 10 years, Miller sees herself working as a physical therapist and running trail marathons with her dog on the weekends."After college, I really...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-17/miller-chooses-athletics-and-education
Sports

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