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Cooling fan failure suspected in Aleutians emergency landing

...early warning radar system at Shemya for the military. The island base has a 10,000-foot runway, which was developed...landings by large commercial carriers are unusual for the island, but they are not unheard of.In July 2010, an American...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-31/cooling-fan-failure-suspected-aleutians
State
Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...enforcement helicopter is scouring the waters around the island in hopes of spotting more debris, and U.S. investigators...transferred to the civil aviation authority's offices in the island's main airport, a local police official said.Flaperons...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-31/wing-part-could-help-solve-mh370-myst
Not For Web
Cathay Pacific plane departs Aleutians after emergency landing

...up to 96 mph.About 120 civilian contractors staff an early warning radar installation at Shemya for the military. The island base has a 10,000-foot runway, which was developed in the 1940s for reconnaissance and bombing missions, officials...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-29/cathay-pacific-plane-departs-aleutians-
State
Haiku wins Funter Bay Rally

...Marmion Island.According to a press release, the Skipper's Choice race will start between the committee boat and the island day mark. The course will be decided just prior to the start.The three course out-and-back options are north into...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-30/haiku-wins-funter-bay-rally
Sports
Officials arrest 4 in Kodiak drug raid

...being more judicious in giving out painkiller prescriptions.Police are still working on stemming the flow of drugs to the island community, said Wallace."I'd say it remains a big problem. I feel we do make strides in our investigations...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-29/officials-arrest-4-kodiak-drug-raid
State
A job with a view Southeast Alaskan pilot opens up from the cockpit

...spectacular view is the only kind of life Kveum has known since his days growing up in Hoonah."The only way on and off the island was by ferry or airplane," Kveum said, recalling his early days as a young passenger admiring the art of aviation...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-07-26/job-view-southeast-alaskan-pilot-op
Neighbors
Groups ask for government action on POW wolves

...Area 2's wolf population, which includes POW, had shrunk 60 percent in just one year, to an estimated 60 wolves on the island and 89 in the management area.The groups asked ADF&G and the Federal Subsistence Board to cancel the area's 2015-2016...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-24/groups-ask-government-action-pow-wol
Outdoors
Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

...communist government and pay compensation for damage done to the island and its people over the past five decades."I emphasized...progressively loosened restrictions on travel and remittances to the island.His efforts were frustrated for years by Cuba's imprisonment...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-21/grievances-persist-despite-start-new-
Not For Web
Coast Guard calls off search for overboard Oregon man

...Island, about two miles away from Cordova.When troopers, Coast Guardsmen and U.S. Forest Service Workers visited the Island Friday morning, they found the boy safe inside a seasonal cabin. The 10-year-old had been wearing a life jacket...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-20/coast-guard-calls-search-overboard-oreg
State
10 Things to Know for Tuesday

...WHAT HAVANA'S TOURIST ATTRACTIONS SHOW: Visitors to the Cuban capital can see deep ties between the U.S. and the island by taking stock of all the sights - some celebratory, others not - showcasing American culture and history.6. ISRAEL'S...

http://juneauempire.com/regional/2015-07-21/10-things-know-tuesday
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