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My Turn: No guarantees with KSM mine

...salmon rivers in Southeast Alaska are the Taku, Stikine and Unuk. All three rivers...transboundary region of B.C. from the Taku all the way down to the Unuk should concern all of us in Southeast. In the Taku, the Tulsequah Chief mine has been polluting...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-11/my-turn-no-guarantees-ksm-mine
Opinion
The science behind the Taku winds

...though, people call those windstorms the Taku winds - and Juneau hasn't experienced...What are the conditions in which the Taku winds arise? First and most important...there are three main things that cause the Taku Winds. First, wind flowing perpendicular...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-01-17/science-behind-taku-winds
Outdoors
Around Town for Monday, April 14

...Northern Lights Church. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-14/around-town-monday-april-14
Local
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...been leaking acid into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since its closure. There was a brief attempt at cleanup before the then-owner went broke. The Taku River Tlingit, a B.C. First Nation, sued at the end of last...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/ksm-part-iii-perfect-storm-mining-pu
Outdoors
JDHS boys basketball team thanks Fast Break Club

...Lonnie Anderson DDS, GCI, Jensen Yorba Lott, Harborview Dental Care, First Bank, Hecla Greens Creek Mining, Wings Airway & Taku Glacier Lodge, Southeast Furniture Warehouse, The Alaska Club, El Sombrero, Hangar on the Wharf, Subway, Bullwinkles and...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-13/jdhs-boys-basketball-team-thanks-fa
Neighbors
Taku Oil Sales purchased by global company

...Tuesday in an acquisition of locally owned Taku Oil Sales Inc. by global fuel company Crowley Maritime Corp.Taku Oil, run by the Jacobsen family in Juneau...town. The sale is effective immediately.Taku Oil President Jeff Hansen married into...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-05/taku-oil-sales-purchased-global-company
Local
MV Taku sailing delayed; Sitka-bound passengers must rebook

The MV Taku is delayed departing Ketchikan due to a mechanical issue. The ferry is scheduled...rebook on the FVF Fairweather to Juneau where they can transfer to the MV Taku's southbound sailing. Alaska Marine Highway System staff is contacting...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-06-20/mv-taku-sailing-delayed-sitka-bound-pas
Local
Thanks to Taku Fisheries from the Juneau Raptor Center

The Juneau Raptor Center is again very grateful to Taku Fisheries for their 2013 donation of fresh pink salmon for...our eagles to have their favorite food.Special thanks go to Taku Fisheries' Eric Norman and Bruce for all their assistance...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-08-04/thanks-taku-fisheries-juneau-raptor
Neighbors
KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...rising from mining in the Unuk, Stikine and Taku river watersheds with the governments of...Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since it closed in 1957. Though...having a significant negative impact on the Taku's fish, the fact that the mine has leached...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-03/river-runs-through-it-and-thats-prob
Outdoors
Around Town for Saturday, March 31

...Northern Lights Church. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-31/around-town-saturday-march-31
Local

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