Juneau Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Mitigation plan offeredRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | Petroleum News

    A plan for a state wetlands mitigation program has been submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers after long preparation, Department of Natural Resources officials told a legislative committee in Juneau Feb. 22. The proposal was warmly welcomed by the Senate Resources Committee as a more affordable option for Alaska firms requiring mitigation of wetlands impacts for construction. Ironically, a budget subcommittee for DNR in the state House is also recommending that money for the program be deleted from the budget.

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  2. Assembly selects Schaefer to represent KenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... to look at that," Smalley said during his interview. Thornton, who attended the committee interview by phone from Juneau, said she applied because she wanted to make sure young people felt connected to the government process. She has been involved ...

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  3. With search suspended, Coast Guard now to investigate mystery of lost Bering Sea crabbing boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Wilbert, a civilian who is the head of the Coast Guard's Alaska commercial fishing vessel safety program, based in Juneau. The National Transportation Safety Board will also likely investigate the accident. But with no boat, survivors or witnesses ...

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  4. Lawmakers grill Alaska's gasline corporation on its budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, and Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, listen to Alaska Gasline Development Corporation President Keith Meyer, during a Senate Finance meeting focusing on the corporation's budget on Tuesday in Juneau. The state corporation charged with taking the lead on the massive Alaska liquid natural gas project is again having its finances questioned.

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  5. Fish Factor: Mariculture industry set to bloom; Board of Fisheries set to battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... mariculture could become a $1 billion industry for the state in less than 30 years. At a Feb. 17 public meeting in Juneau, the Task Force will advance its report, and also get an update on a U.S. Department of Energy grant program that moves ...

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  6. Can home wood pellet boilers go from fringe to mainstream?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Jenkins/Alaska's Energy Desk) The Ketchikan airport has one. So does the Walter Sobeloff Building in downtown Juneau. Now, a fringe group of homeowners are installing wood pellet boilers to heat their homes. Not to be confused with wood burning ...

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  7. Alaska gas line group leader pledges openness with lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... senior vice president with the corporation, appear before the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, in Juneau, Alaska. The state-sponsored corporation is pursuing a major gas project. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer) Keith Meyer, left, ...

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  8. Juneau deputy mayor decries bumper sticker vandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau Assembly Deputy Mayor Jerry Nankervis says his vehicle was vandalized while parked outside City Hall during a contentious debate over the Juneau Access Project on Jan. 23, 2017. The deputy mayor shared this photo during the Feb. 13 Juneau Assembly meeting.

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  9. Alaska State Parks seeks artists for 2017 residency programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | DNR Public Notices

    ... time at the cabin and to host a community outreach event, such as a workshop, talk, or other presentation. Travel to Juneau and transportation to the cabin will be the artist's responsibility. Artists must also provide their own food, supplies and ...

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  10. Juneau murder trial ends in mistrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... of Strawn's who was expected to testify about his previous ownership of a firearm. Strawn was standing trial in Juneau Superior Court on murder and other charges related to the death of Brandon Cook at the Kodzoff Acres trailer park in October 2015. ...

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  11. Coast Guard calls off search for F/V Destination near St. George IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... always difficult and is made with great care and consideration." Watchstanders at the 17th District Command Center in Juneau coordinated 21 searches covering nearly 6,000 square nautical miles. Since Saturday, the Coast Guard cutter Morgenthau, a ...

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  12. Juneau Assembly bans homeless from sleeping downtownRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Homeless resident Catherine Duncan, far left, appeals to the Juneau Assembly not to pass a camping ordinance that would ban homeless from sleeping downtown on Feb. 13, 2017. A divided Juneau Assembly passed a controversial anti-camping ordinance Monday to ban homeless people from sleeping near downtown businesses.

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  13. Shooting witness retakes stand during Strawn homicide trialRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... then escorted Johnson out of the trailer within 22 minutes of her calling 911. Detective Sterling Salisbury of the Juneau Police Department described canvassing the neighborhood around Johnson's trailer on the evening that Cook was killed, and then ...

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  14. U.S. senators propose bill to improve volcano monitoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... and Hawaii have proposed legislation intended to improve volcano monitoring efforts and early warning capabilities. JUNEAU, Alaska - U.S. senators in Alaska, Washington and Hawaii have proposed legislation intended to improve volcano monitoring ...

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  15. Senate approves bill to raise millions for state, while House signs energy efficiency programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Committee. The House Labor and Commerce Committee also approved House Bill 48, sponsored by Rep. Sam Kito III, D-Juneau, on Friday. The bill advances to the House Finance Committee. If approved, HB 48 would keep the state board of registration for ...

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  16. Lawmaker would boost Alaska studded tire fee to $75 each from $5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... calling senators since last week, and was approached by a lobbyist wondering if the company needed representation in Juneau. The 13-year-old studded tire fee raised $375,000 for the state in 2015, the last year for which data is available. At that ...

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  17. Winners announced for Wearable Art 'Renaissance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Models walked 29 entries down the runway as part of the annual fundraiser for the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council. Materials included tin can lids, glass beads, duct tape, guitar and violin strings, bottle tops, flowers, chicken wire, lace, recycled copper fuel line, corn husks, fur, and vinyl records to name a few.

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  18. Juneau Afternoon 2-14-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... racy Now; news from a Canadian perspective follows at 10 on As It Happens, and BBC News at 11. That's tonight on KTOO-Juneau.

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  19. Movie prop money keeps being discovered in circulation, with notes now passed in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Coin World

    Movie prop money has been found in circulation in Juneau, Alaska. Similar prop money was found circulating in Missouri in November 2016.

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  20. Search for fishing vessel off Alaska stretches into 2nd dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... locating device was recovered Saturday morning in a debris field containing buoys, a life ring and an oil sheen. JUNEAU, Alaska - The U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska said it's searching for a fishing boat missing in the Bering Sea for more than a day. An ...

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