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Off the Beaten Path: The Bigfoot blues

...Covered in hair, with short legs and long, powerful arms, it made angry hissing noises, and for a second he saw its eyes and teeth before it ran off into the trees."Messner, formerly a skeptic of the Yeti, spent the next 12 years searching for and investigating...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-26/beaten-path-bigfoot-blues
Outdoors
Anonymous notes threaten poisoning of dogs in Aurora Harbor

...and to clean up any nuisances. Patrols have increased and Borg said harbor staff have gone through the area "with a fine-tooth comb" without finding any sign of poisoned treats. He suspected if there had been treats, they may have been found first...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-21/anonymous-notes-threaten-poisoning-dogs
Local
Thanks, from Girl Scout Troop 4016

...Foundation and Office Max.Our project was to help young parents take care of their children's teeth. We created shoe boxes filled with tooth brushes, tooth paste, a tips sheet, "Dining on a Dime" cookbook, and a onesie or t-shirt with a logo...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-07/thanks-girl-scout-troop-4016
Neighbors
Mastodons long gone from the north

...These mastodons left a few scattered teeth and bones in Alaska and the Yukon, reminders...doubted earlier reported dates on mastodon teeth found in a northern Alaska river and in...the mastodon was. Mastodons had pointy teeth that belonged in a wood chipper. Skeletons...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-12/mastodons-long-gone-north
Outdoors
Bear with sweet tooth crashes kid's party

A black bear with a sweet tooth crashed a little kid's birthday party on Saturday. Literally.The uninvited guest shimmied its way up onto the roof of a Starr...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-25/bear-sweet-tooth-crashes-kids-party
Local
Slack Tide: There's more to Thanksgiving than football and antacid

...celebration on November 26, 1789 - can you imagine how hard it must've been to unstick mini-marshmallow topping from his wooden teeth? And Abraham Lincoln took a break from preserving the Union, freeing slaves and slaying vampires long enough to declare it...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-11-22/slack-tide-theres-more-thanksgiving
Neighbors
Black golfer recognized for breaking first racial barriers on the links

...did and why he did it."Sifford has long had a reputation for being surly. The trademark cigar he kept clenched between his teeth often failed to mask the bitter anger he felt toward the white golfing establishment. He found it galling that the overseers...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-11-19/black-golfer-recognized-breaking-first
Sports
JAHC Gallery: "Tlingit Octopus Bags" by Shgen George

...located in the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. George was raised in Angoon, in her clan house, Keet Oxoo Hit (Killer Whale Tooth House). Much of her work is inspired by Tlingit oratory, history and cultural knowledge. She received a Mayor's Award...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-29/jahc-gallery-tlingit-octopus-bags-shgen-g
Art
A world without tooth decay

...bacteria can cause tooth decay. Dentists...chance to infect your teeth by using antimicrobial...cover grooves in teeth), Xylitol gum or...Knowing the cause of tooth decay makes it easier...level for developing tooth decay, and high-risk...special treatment. Any teeth with cavities are...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020410/loc_558709959.shtml
News
Alaska Science Forum: The mammoth mystery of St. Paul Island

...floor of a cave. There was no exit.A few thousand years later, a scientist who descended by ladder found the mammoth's tooth amid the bones of other mammoths, polar bears, caribou, reindeer and arctic foxes. Radiocarbon dating showed the mammoth...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-03/alaska-science-forum-mammoth-mystery
Outdoors

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