...ability to return home from Syria, saying an ID check by police raised no flags. Two of the Frenchman responsible for the rock concert bloodbath had apparently done the same back and forth unnoticed, despite having files linking them to terrorism...
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Living & Growing: Give thanks, always of Juneau. Recently, on one of our walks out near the glacier, I found myself amazed once again at the size of the rocks and all the moss that carpeted them. The beautiful, bright green moss illuminates the forest floor even on the gloomiest...
Becoming Alaskan: Winter means trying new things

...other experience in itself.I spent the next two-and-a-half hours strapped into a harness, flailing around on the rock wall. At some point I managed to knock my hand against a handhold pretty good, causing the back of it to swell up all...
Haa Saax'u, Haa Latseeni (Our Names, Our Strength)

...that are still around today, that are still happening," culture-bearer Fred White said in reference to this story. The rocks from that place, he said, "will fall down all around you and never hit you.""You can go to these place-name maps...
American killed in Palestinian attack in Judaism. Known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary, it houses the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the gold-topped Dome of the Rock. It is the third-holiest site in Islam after Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia.Under decades-old arrangements...
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Gastineau demo bid OK'd

...a well-drilling contractor also based out of Sitka, has proven itself in Juneau before. The contractor helped with the rock excavation necessary for the construction of the parking deck off of Main Street downtown.Jones asked Watt about what...
A mother's dilemma

...Mendenhall Pennisula to the West Glacier Trail, climb Mount McGinnis, hike back down, bike home and then go to work at the Rock Dump, where he also likes to climb. He has use of his own leg and foot, and puts it to good use thanks to the treatments...
Climate change and glacial uplift in Southeast's rural communities

...salmon rearing.In Hoonah, the team predicts a major change in the length of its estuaries, an increase in some of the rock and sediment habitat, and increases in the kinds of red algae that surround it, including ribbon kelps.Angoon will...
What's happening this week Reel Rock Film Festival, 7-8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 10, Centennial Hall. Fundraiser for the Rock dump. Screening of the 2015 Reel Rock climbing film. Details: or 586-4982. WORKSHOPS & CLASSESDraw...
Alaska's scenic Seward Highway reopens after rockslide

...injuries were reported. Drivers were able to maneuver around the rocks on the highway.The boulders were reported at about 7...commuters when heavy equipment came onto the scene to remove the rocks.The road was officially reopened by about 9:45 a...


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