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Powerful storm blasts Aleutians, then weakens

...with the National Weather Service in Anchorage.The storm peaked Friday night, Baines said.Eareckson Air Station on the island 1,500 miles southwest of Anchorage suffered minor facility damage, Alaskan Command public affairs officer Tommie Baker...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-09/powerful-storm-blasts-aleutians-then-we
State
Juneau gains a sister city in the Philippines

...Celi Dela Cruz-Rivera, presented a slideshow and video presentation to introduce attendees to Kalibo, which is on the island of Panay in the Philippines. Like Juneau, the capital of the Aklan province and its 74,000 residents rely heavily...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-04/juneau-gains-sister-city-philippines
Local
Smoke on the water

...has long been known as a haven for marijuana growers. "I know personally people who take marijuana off the island and bring it on the island, and of course the only way to do that is by ferry," Vashon grower Kat Sharp told Mannix. "I know...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-03/smoke-water
Local
My Turn: Smoked Fish

I tend bar at The Island Pub over on Douglas. After Louie's...last spring, we became the only bar on the island. It was too bad for the regulars over...this week, if you were drinking on the island, odds are you were being served by...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-03/smoked-fish
Art
Sitka Symposium is back among Alaska's summer literary events

The Island Institute will host the 2014 Sitka Symposium from July 20 through 26 on the Sheldon Jackson Campus in Sitka, marking the 30th...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-26/sitka-symposium-back-among-alaskas-summer
Art
Loan approved for Prince of Wales hydro project

...approved in June.The project could supply power to all of the island's residents, who currently depend on diesel-generated...Energy Authority deputy director Gene Therriault says the island will be able to produce more energy than it currently...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-29/loan-approved-prince-wales-hydro-projec
State
Running around Douglas Island

...entire island," Iverson wrote in an email. "(We) started with a 14-mile road run and finished with a pizza at the Island Pub. After the pizza we moved a mattress for a friend, and I had an unplanned nap in the bed of my pickup; its the...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-27/big-island-run
Outdoors
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...2012 and up to 15 more may be on the island. Kagalaska is a wilderness area...possible."Caribou would target the island's lichen beds, trample other vegetation...The military built an airfield on the island during World War II and it was used...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
Alaska Science Forum: The mammoth mystery of St. Paul Island

...was part of a group that visited the island a few years ago to pull a core from...represented the last 10,000 years of the island's history. St. Paul, which could...don't seem to have appeared on the island until seafaring Russians transported...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-03/alaska-science-forum-mammoth-mystery
Outdoors
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...2012 and up to 15 more may be on the island. Kagalaska is a wilderness area...possible."Caribou would target the island's lichen beds, trample other vegetation...The military built an airfield on the island during World War II and it was used...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State

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