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Earthquake occurs near Amchitka

AMCHITKA (AP) -- An earthquake occurred Thursday morning near Amchitka in the Aleutian Islands. The earthquake occurred...Center. The quake was located 135 miles east of Amchitka, or 65 miles southwest of Adak. There were no reports...
Tsunami warning downgraded to advisory

...recorded at 12:53 p.m. Alaska Daylight Time was centered about 13 miles southeast of Little Sitkin Island or 25 miles north Amchitka Island, an area prone to earthquakes located about 1,300 miles southwest of Anchorage. There were several strong aftershocks...
Federal departments announce compensation for ill nuclear workers

...Former atomic program workers on Amchitka Island who have developed certain forms...federal law passed last year. Workers on Amchitka employed during the testing period and...lung are eligible for compensation. Amchitka Island is part of the Aleutian Islands...
House approves compensation plan for sick atomic workers

...uranium mines. That includes former Amchitka Island workers who became ill or died...Murkowski, R-Alaska. It included the Amchitka atomic testing program in an expanded...underground nuclear devices were exploded under Amchitka, an island near the end of the Aleutian...
Homer tsunami warning system delayed

...after the West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami warning for the Aleutian Islands from Unimak Pass to Amchitka Pass. The warning was issued after a 7.3 earthquake hit at 7:10 p.m. Thursday about 20 miles southeast of Amukta Pass...
Anchorage hospital worker files labor complaint over dues threat

...telephone interview from Nevada, where he was working on a project to provide health screening for workers exposed to radiation on Amchitka Island. ''I could have done this months ago. I already sent them two nice letters.'' Out of a total hospital work force...

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Don Jones

...coal mines in his young life and was a lifetime member of The International Union of Operating and Engineers; working on Amchitka in the Aleutian Islands, The Alaskan Pipeline and the North Slope of the Alaskan oil fields at Prudhoe Bay. He was a member...

...Hamilton visits Peninsula Proposed Anchorage law would ban curbside panhandling Energy Department to discuss plans for Amchitka Knik River search yields no sign of missing woman Asbestos found at Anchorage construction site Bill calls for revised...
Robert Kabel Wilkinson

...assigned to the Army Air Corps until his unit was deployed to the Aleutian Theatre with stops in Dutch Harbor, Attu, and Amchitka. This was Robert's first introduction to Alaska and at that time, he resolved never to return.Following an "airmail...


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