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Pure Sole: Looking down, looking up

...Dippold over 50 seasons patrolling.Janes was a ranger with the U.S. Forest Service, a snow ranger for the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, worked on the rope tow and snow cat at 3rd Cabin, was a District governor for the Juneau Lions...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-11/looking-down-looking
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Robert C Janes

...of moving to another ranger station every three years. He was elated when selected as a Snow Ranger for the 1960 Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley. Bob moved to Juneau with his family in 1965 for what was meant to be just another three year assignment...

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Getting to Sochi

...super-G and fourth in downhill; and first in he downhill at the 2005 IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup finals.At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, he held a one-second lead before crashing in the downhill.At Turin, he also placed 28th in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-28/getting-sochi
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Today In Sports History

...and win the gold medal in the Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley, Calif.1967...the most by any country at any Winter Olympics. The American silver is the...the most by any country at any Winter Olympics. The U.S. wins the medals...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-28/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...Oksana Baiul of Ukraine wins the figure skating gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, and Nancy Kerrigan, who was whacked...first American medalists in a sport that's been part of the Winter Olympics since 1924.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-23/today-sports-history
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US, Canada, Sweden, Finland in semis

...first hockey gold medals since the "Miracle on Ice" in 1980.Sweden won gold eight years ago, the last time the Winter Olympics were in Europe.The Finns, meanwhile, are the only nation with three Olympic hockey medals at Olympics with NHL...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-21/us-canada-sweden-finland-semis
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Today In Sports History

...wins the men's giant slalom in Albertville, France, to become the first Alpine skier to win the same event at two Winter Olympics.1995 - Utah guard John Stockton becomes the first NBA player with 10,000 assists in a 108-98 victory over the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-18/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...New York Rangers.1992 - Bonnie Blair becomes the first American woman in 40 years to win two gold medals in the Winter Olympics when she takes the 1,000-meter speed skating event. Toni Nieminen, 16, becomes the youngest male Winter Olympic...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-14/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...Killy of France wins the men's giant slalom in the Winter Olympics at Grenoble, his second gold medal en route to the...medal with a 5-2 victory over Czechoslovakia at the Winter Olympics. The United States is awarded the silver because...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-12/today-sports-history
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Speedskaters taking their turns on Juneau ice

...figure and recreational skating. Speedskating, whether short track or long track, has become a fan favorite in the Winter Olympics and is an excellent form of exercise and recreation.The Treadwell Ice Arena provides a venue to work on drills and...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-12/speed-skaters-taking-their-turns-junea
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