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Tall Timbers wants to clear Haven House from neighborhood

...Tuesday, a lawyer representing the Tall Timbers Neighborhood Association - which is opposed...considered both the Haven House and Tall Timbers appeals. City planners recommended the...appeal, and if the commission finds Tall Timbers' appeal valid, city staff recommended...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-23/timbers-wants-clear-house-neighborhood
Local
8-year-old's wish to play against the Timbers

...in on his wish to scrimmage against the Portland Timbers.On Wednesday, the Timbers and Make-A-Wish Oregon treated Atticus' team...lend their support.The Green Machine beat the Timbers, 10-9. Atticus scored the winning goal off...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-05-02/8-year-olds-wish-play-against-timbers
Sports
Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...attempt to stop the controversial Big Thorne timber sale.The Big Thorne sale was approved...old-growth and 2,000 acres of young-growth timber near Thorne Bay and Coffman Cove on Prince...hope it will reinvigorate the region's timber industry.It's the old growth acreage...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-26/environmental-groups-sue-over-big-thorn
Local
Group meeting to aid in Tongass transition

...shift from old growth to young growth timber harvesting."This committee is leading...Northwest, including people from the timber industry, Alaska Native groups and conservationists...significant conflict with harvesting old growth timber and building roads," Cole said. "This...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-25/group-meeting-aid-tongass-transition
State
Juneau Soccer Club shows strong at premier tournament

...weather.Team Chaos lost to 5-0 to Pacific FC B99 Dynamos Orange, lost 9-1 to Washington's Timbers FC B99 Green, lost 2-1 to WA Timbers FC B99 Forest, and lost 5-2 to Blackhills FC B99 Black. The Team Chaos roster was not available...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-17/juneau-soccer-club-shows-strong-premie
Sports
My Turn: Haven House could set dangerous precedent

...transitional living facility in the Tall Timbers neighborhood southeast of Glacier Valley...for all of Juneau, even beyond the Tall Timbers neighborhood. Like D-5, every other...Juneau resident and lives in the Tall Timbers neighborhood near where Haven House is...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-03/my-turn-haven-house-could-set-dangero
Opinion
My Turn: Alaska turns to young growth forests

...key will be transitioning the Tongass timber program to one that relies on sustainable...substantially reducing conflicts around timber production by concentrating management...while conserving stands of old growth timber for future generations.A transition...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-25/my-turn-alaska-turns-young-growth-for
Opinion
Haven House: Right idea, wrong place

Haven House Inc. has proposed opening a transitional living facility in the Tall Timbers neighborhood southeast of Glacier Valley Elementary School. The location, stated in numerous public records, is 3202 Malissa...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-24/haven-house-right-idea-wrong-place
Opinion
Long before 9/11, there was 1812

...Americans. During this time, an Indian chief called Tecumseh rose to prominence. In August 1794, after the battle of Fallen Timbers near what is now called Waterville, Ohio, even though there was no clear winner, the British backed out of all their promises...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-20/long-911-there-was-1812
Neighbors
Photo: Preparing for the Rush

Jerry Harmon, left, and Zach Bicknell paint timbers to be used in this weekend's Gold Rush Days competitions at Savikko Park. Both men and women compete in mining and lumberjack skills to showcase Juneau's heritage industries.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-06-19/photo-preparing-rush
Local

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