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Spud fraud plants farmers in jail

...that the best way to wreck the crop was using Rid-X, a chemical that's designed to dissolve solid materials in septic systems, prosecutors said.Erickson said the brothers need to serve prison time to reflect the seriousness of the crime...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-10/spud-fraud-plants-farmers-jail
Not For Web
Two little words - 'The Shrine'

...facilities, and that requires money. This year the Shrine needs to install two pretreatment tanks and reconfigure its septic system. It isn't just a matter of serving our visitors - it is a matter of being good stewards and protecting the environment...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-20/two-little-words-shrine
Opinion
Alaska author wants to build writers' retreat

...Phase one kicked off last week - a year to raise $1 million to construct the main building, cottages, roads and septic system. The goal is to break ground next April."If someone wrote a $1 million check or four $250,000 checks today...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-16/alaska-author-wants-build-writers-retre
State
Residents recall Seldovia's colorful past

...there was a terrible smell, so bad it would almost knock you off your feet," said Miller.Add to that the lack of a septic system, and there were certain times of the tide that weren't so pleasant."Also, we didn't have a dump and we threw...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-10/residents-recall-seldovias-colorful-pas
State
Registration for Kenai flooding relief delayed

...homes were affected by the flooding and that $2.1 million in damages occurred to private property from flooded septic systems, flooded basements, furnaces and tainted wells, the Clarion reported."We strongly encourage everyone to apply...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-02/registration-kenai-flooding-relief-dela
State
Photos: Behind the masks

...on Friday. The Gala, a fundraiser for the Shrine of St. Therese, included a sit down dinner, live music, silent auction, and outcry dessert auction. The goal is to raise $25,000 to pay for the Shrine's septic system upgrades.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-02-23/photos-behind-masks
Local
City makes sewer expansion top priority for sales-tax revenue

...top priority of the Assembly and the Planning Commission. "There is a health and safety concern for an on-site septic system," Healy said. "Depending on the use, a septic tank needs to be pumped every two years. A drain field should be...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060305/loc_20050603017.shtml
News
Commission halts plans for Lena Point

...the size of the lots, considering that on-site septic systems need as much space as possible. But all of the neighbors...skeptical about the city's predicted success of septic systems. Miller questioned if subdivision was even legal...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061605/loc_20050616012.shtml
News
Feeling the Crunch

...more, Telfer said. "If the lot is not connected to city sewers, it costs another $15,000 to put in an on-site septic system," he said. Richard Peterson of Lowpete Construction said because of the lack of buildable land, he doesn't know...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071005/loc_20050710001.shtml
News
Remedies for housing crunch include sewers, a bridge, trimming red tape

...connected to city sewers. Developers can't build condominiums or apartments beyond the sewer system because on-site septic systems need space for drain fields and can't handle large waste volumes, City Engineering Director Roger Healy said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071205/loc_20050712001.shtml
News

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