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Living and growing: Relationships with our beloved dead

...mushrooms his grandchildren have picked for supper. I imagine his easy contentment watching the water sparkle around the bends of Icicle Creek. When the late afternoon sun glows golden in the leaves, it seems like a bright farewell, both painful...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-11-03/living-and-growing-relationships-ou
Neighbors
Alaska Natives seek degrees at Haskell University

...550, takes about 15 minutes to reach in a bush plane, Andrew said. A slower, wintertime-only option is maneuvering the bends and curves of the ice road, a frozen river with snow plowed to the side.With groceries expensive and hard to get...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-05/alaska-natives-seek-degrees-haskell-uni
State
My Turn: We shouldn't have to pay for BP's mess

...pipe around 1990-1991 to consume paraffin carried by the crude. This was done as a cheap fix to prevent build-up at the bends in the pipe. Unfortunately, even when you have all the money in the world, luck has its quirks. The bacteria decided...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081506/opi_20060815020.shtml
Opinion
On the Trails: Deep divers

...potentially lethal condition known as "the bends." That name comes from the common...marine animals don't seem to get the bends, or so it has been thought. Why...symptoms of decompression sickness or the bends. But the extent of the problem and...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-08-30/trails-deep-divers
Outdoors
My turn: Trapper sheds light on beavers

...its ability to hold its breath long enough to create "the bends," it just goes to sleep. The next question is how long...comes natural and attempt to be rid of the snare until "the bends" takes over. Because of Juneau's winter temperatures...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120307/opi_20071203011.shtml
Opinion
Green Plastic:

...two shows. Radiohead was already a popular band after its first two albums, 1993's "Pablo Honey" and 1995"s "The Bends," but "OK Computer" came out in 1997 and was astonishingly more complex and layered. It was hailed as one of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051905/thi_20050519027.shtml
This WeeK
When the work is under water

...that works under water with heavy equipment. The most obvious risks come from staying underwater too long and getting the bends or divers hurting themselves while performing their tasks in the dark, said Lonnie Wangen, of the Pile Driver Diver...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081099/Biz_salvage.html
Business
Soldiers adjust to life after Iraq

...diving," said Major Dwight Broedel, another chaplain on post. "You come up too quickly and you're going to get the bends." At the 6-17th's retreat, another fellow chaplain performed vow renewals for couples seeking to recommit to each...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102609/sta_509168988.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...that works under water with heavy equipment. The most obvious risks come from staying underwater too long and getting the bends or divers hurting themselves while performing their tasks in the dark, said Lonnie Wangen, of the Pile Driver Diver...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081099/Biz_salvage.shtml
Channel skull find rekindles discussion of local legend

...for help, and then he went down again." He believes George dropped his weighted belt and came up too fast, getting the bends - a painful decompression sickness - sending him back to the bottom. As for the suggestion George was pulled down by...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030804/loc_skull.shtml
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