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North Dakota drone test site set to fly high at all hours

...at a minimum altitude of 250 feet, he said, and drones that would be flown to look for hot spots in wildfires or used for search-and-rescue missions generally work better at a higher altitude because it gives the cameras a broader range.Alaska, New...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-23/north-dakota-drone-test-site-set-to-
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Pollinator Pockets: small plots with nectar-rich plants

...Hundreds of flowers, shrubs, trees and vines can be used to sustain pollinators. Check with your county extension office or search the Internet for native varieties. Better yet, wander around and study some blooms, Mason said."See which ones are popular...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-27/pollinator-pockets-small-plots-w
Outdoors
Voices of Alaska: Time for Alaskans to pull together

...money suing each other, especially when the budget is so tight we are laying off teachers, cutting troopers, and grounding search-and-rescue aircraft.I had the option on December 1 to unilaterally expand Medicaid. But I wanted to work through the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-23/voices-of-alaska-time-for-alaskan
Opinion
Search suspended for 2 after plane crashes at Knik Arm

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska officials say they have suspended a search for two people believed to have been on board a small airplane that crashed near Anchorage's north border.The crash took place...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-08/search-suspended-for-2-after-plane-c
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3 people missing after several landslides in Sitka

...Ulises Diaz, Sitka fire spokeswoman Sara Peterson said. A search had not yet started late Tuesday afternoon because of the instability...wife, Libby, was at the area of the slide, waiting for a search to begin, said a family friend, Peter Turner. "Most of us...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-18/3-people-missing-after-several-lands
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Florida woman involved in fatal crash finds missing cat

...killed. Wiesneth's cat also went missing. When an extensive search of the motorhome in the hours following the accident turned...the whole time, and somehow was not found during the original search. "He was hidden so well that the fire crews and the emergency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-19/an-unlikely-tail
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Florida woman remains in Alaska to find missing cat

...safely, two fire officers went back into the coach and started looking in every possible place. They had a very long time to search through all the debris, and there was no cat, and there was no evidence of any injury." Wiesneth said Tucker is a house...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-10/florida-woman-remains-in-alaska-to-f
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Colorado man missing after walking away from Moose Pass campsite

...Troopers, along with the Moose Pass Fire Department and U.S. Forestry officials had been searching the area, but the active search has since been suspended.Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said no one saw Compeau leave the campsite and a trail of clothes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-16/colorado-man-missing-after-walking-a
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Sterling homesteaders seek would-be thieves

...the attempted theft at 11:42 p.m., according to a trooper dispatch. Patterson said they responded quickly and helped search the area for the men. AST Public Information Officer Megan Peters said in an email that AST asked Wildlife Troopers to recover...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-12/sterling-homesteaders-seek-would-be-
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Downed plane spurs investigation

...quickly for personnel to get close enough to search inside the plane, according to the release...involved," Peters said. "Essentially the search personnel are just out there looking right...Coast Guard and the Civil Air Patrol to search the mudflats, the water and the shoreline...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-07/downed-plane-spurs-investigation
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