Chenega sailing canceled due to high seas

...The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Chenega's scheduled sailing today has been canceled due to high seas forecast for Chatham Strait...heading back to Juneau. The Fairweather's scheduled sailing today from to Whittier from Cordova was canceled for the same reason...
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Local sports calendar for Thursday, Aug. 27

Today, August 27HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALLHome, 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain hosts Earl Marriott (Canada) at TMHS Field. Friday, August...
After Bennett visit, groups are cautiously optimistic of progress

...along Alaska's border with BC, is scheduled to leave Juneau today for Ketchikan before returning to Canada."I was've got to start somewhere and we had a good discussion today," she said. "I also think, too, and I'm an optimist...
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AEL&P to test emergency sirens today

Alaska Electric Light & Power Co. will test the Salmon Creek emergency evacuation sirens today at 10 a.m. These periodic tests allow AEL&P technicians to ensure the siren sound levels are adequate should there be an emergency...
Hernandez, Cruz lead Seattle past Oakland 8-2

...I found some things with my mechanics and I felt way better today. Fastball was there and I could locate it both sides of the...guess," Bassitt said. "I just didn't feel good at all today."Kyle Seager added a solo homer in the eighth, snapping...
My Turn: Rural energy solutions an opportunity for US Arctic leadership

...renewable energy resources to be brought to distant users, will incentivize clean energy jobs and will support industry that today simply ships natural resources to other economies for processing.Alaska has been a leader in developing innovative solutions...
BC, Alaska to draft MOU for mine processes

...officials, tribes, miners, environmental organizations, fishermen and other stakeholders, as well as touring the Taku River. Today, Bennett and Mallott are in Ketchikan; other BC officials are touring Hecla Mining Company's Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty...
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Local Sports Calendar for Tuesday, August 25

Today, August 25MOUNTAIN BIKINGHome, 7 p.m., Herbert River Trail mountain bike "race or ride" at the Herbert River Trail. Registration...
Juneau-Douglas football drops from polls

...Crimson Bears and the Thunder Mountain Falcons both fell from the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network football poll released today. The ASBN is voted on by media members statewide.The Crimson Bears fell to Southeast Conference foe North Pole 39-0 and...
Today In Sports History for August 26

AUGUST 26 1912 - Mary K. Browne wins the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association singles title. Maurice McLoughlin wins the men's title. 1933 - Helen Hull Jacobs captures the U.S.


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