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Taku Smokeries needs more fish

...prices have gone way up. "Halibut is very expensive, $27 for a fillet, and black cod is very expensive, too," he said. "Ten years or 12 years ago, halibut was very cheap and incredibly abundant. It was a about a 77 million-pound quota. That's...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-02-01/taku-smokeries-needs-more-fish
Neighbors
On the Trails: Eating lichens

...other source of protein or a means of coping with low levels of nitrogen. Some reports indicate that each caribou has to consume ten or twelve pounds of lichen per day, so a whole herd can make big inroads into lichen populations. Intensive caribou grazing...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-30/trails-eating-lichens
Outdoors
Joan Marie Braley Sahlin

...the start: at twelve she waited tables in her parents' restaurant after which she walked on her own through the city to see ten-cent movies. She was confirmed in the Lutheran Church as a teen and continued in strong faith throughout her long life.Joan's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173669622
JDHS hockey sweeps Houston

...Capitals won the Yukon Bantam Hockey Championships in Whitehorse on Sunday with a 5-4 defeat of the Peewee Mustangs in the final.Ten teams played in the tournament including Tok, Watson Lake, Dawson City and Fort Nelson, B.C., which took the bronze...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-27/jdhs-hockey-sweeps-houston
Sports
Forecasters: 'Winter is over'

...warmest year since record-keeping began in 1880; it was also the warmest year on record for the world's oceans. All of the ten warmest years on record have been since 1997. Generally, the smaller the area, the less it will correlate with worldwide trends...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-23/forecasters-winter-over
Outdoors
College Football Playoff off to solid start, so don't mess with it much

...afford the cost of back-to-back trips.Ten minutes later, according to Fox Sports...aspirations ... I know from covering the Big Ten.They are teenagers whose bodies take a...but) it's a lot of games," Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said. "It's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-12/college-football-playoff-solid-start-s
Sports
Jones says 'no' to NFL

...his ankle against Michigan, it was up to Jones to lead Ohio State the rest of the way.In three games against Wisconsin (Big Ten championship), Alabama (Sugar Bowl semifinal) and Oregon, Jones was 46 of 75 for 742 yards passing and five touchdowns...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-01-14/jones-says-no-nfl
Not For Web
Recent Alaska books

...nonfiction books on this list, Nick Jans' "A Wolf Called Romeo" and Andy Hall's "Denali's Howl," are listed in the Top Ten 2014 Best Books of the Year on Amazon, in the Sports & Outdoors category (numbers 4 and 5 respectively.)This list is not...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-01/recent-alaska-books
Art
Filing for PFD starts today

...through Pick.Click.Give. have the opportunity to double the 2015 dividend if they win the Double Your Dividend Sweepstakes. Ten philanthropic-minded Alaskans received a second dividend in 2014 simply by choosing to donate a portion of their dividends...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-01/filing-pfd-starts-today
Local
Buckeyes don't believe they're underdogs against Oregon

...underdog.Wisconsin was favored over the Buckeyes in the Big Ten championship game. The Badgers did not cover the 3 1/2-point...years, Bell said. Meanwhile, some bettors perceive the Big Ten as a second-rate conference in college football - teams in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-09/buckeyes-dont-believe-theyre-underdogs
Sports

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