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"This is why we live here"

...for a good cause."Kurt Henning, who's been fishing the derby for 15 years, lives in one of the two houses on Spuhn Island and was fishing with Bill Gissel, Steve Raabe and Craig Loken."We love it," he said of the derby. "It's great...
Local | Outdoors
Police & Fire for Wednesday, June 3, 2015

...contacted Jordan Hakala, 21 of Evanston, Wyonming, and Jonah Swanson, 20 of Juneau, fishing for Dungeness crab near Spuhn Island. Investigation revealed that Swanson had retained an undersized male Dungeness crab, and Hakala had failed to obtain...
Police and Fire dispatches for June 15, 2015

...undersized crab were returned to Echo Cove.? On Friday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Bud Holden, 55 of Juneau, on Spuhn Island for failing to have a biodegradable escape mechanism in a Dungeness crab pot.
Aurora Harbor internet service trends toward Snowcloud

...encourage smaller, less obtrusive antennas. The ordinance came after residents complained about the Verizon tower built on Spuhn Island in 2012.Ruschmann believes the city doesn't understand their operation. He said most cell phone towers are at least...
Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...allowing a remote subdivision with any kind of road would set a precendent for other remote subdivisions on the mainland.Spuhn Island, which houses a 38-lot subdivision with city water, Wi-Fi, electricity, telephone and cable access, was a granted...
Hidden Valley subdivision gains ground

...requirements, such as the 38 lots at Spuhn Island.Hidden Valley attorney Jim Clark...precedent had already been set at Spuhn Island, which determined that criteria...recommended and not required. He said Spuhn Island, which has WiFi, electricity...
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

...building towers like the one on Spuhn Island, which spurred public discord...are back again to one tower - the Spuhn Island cell tower that is lit with a flashing...the light that blinks atop the Spuhn Island tower.SueAnn Randall has addressed...
Spurned by Spuhn Island

...concerned citizens spurned by the Spuhn Island cellphone tower - despised by many...affected by the blinking lights of the Spuhn Island tower loudly voiced their complaints...resident who lives across from the Spuhn Island tower, said it was disconcerting...
New cell tower ordinance to balance industry, community

...Feldt said. "There's a hierarchy of understanding of what kind of infrastructure this community approves of."The Spuhn Island tower, built in 2012 by Verizon, spurred completion of the cell tower plan when residents complained about its blinking...
Hello, Juneau? Can you hear me now?

...cellphone towers in the city, including the controversial Spuhn Island tower. The master plan and ordinance is intended to...Douglas resident who lives across from the 155-foot Spuhn Island tower. She said that tower should serve as a "cautionary...


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