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Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

JUNEAU - A team of aviation investigators is now working in a remote, mountainous site in southeast Alaska to determine what caused the crash of a sightseeing plane that killed eight cruise ship passengers and the aircraft's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-27/investigators-at-alaska-site-of-plan
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Crashes in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flights

...include Misty Fjords National Monument in southeast Alaska, where the plane operated by...and patterns.Ketchikan, like most of southeast Alaska is in a rainforest, where subtle...Weather continuously shifts in mountainous southeast Alaska, making for different conditions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/crashes-in-alaska-brought-safety-ste
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Weekend rains bring relief for wildfire crews

...some cases."As for the coming days, there's a chance for more rain Tuesday night through early Thursday in parts of the southeast interior, said National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Metzger in Fairbanks."I should also note that after Thursday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/weekend-rains-bring-relief-for-wildf
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What others say: On flags and FedEx, collective action will carry the day

...every day and gains others. Its attitude will change if other businesses stop using FedEx, if Juneau stops using FedEx, if Southeast Alaska stops using FedEx.It may not be easy. The Central Council may pay more to use UPS or USPS, but we imagine that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-28/what-others-say-on-flags-and-fede
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...hundreds of evacuated residents to return home.The flames have burned at least three residences near Kearny, about 85 miles southeast of Phoenix, and torn through nearly 2 square miles of salt cedar trees since Wednesday. A handful of people who live close...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-06-18
Weather aids Cooper Landing progress, firefighter injured by bear

...press release, lower temperatures and higher humidity levels helped firefighters in their efforts to establish lines on the southeast section of the Stetson Creek fire and on the west and south sections of the Juneau Lake fire.In another release from the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-23/weather-aids-cooper-landing-progress
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[Update] Cooper Landing fires nearly contained

...According to the release, there is high, active fire on the southeast corner of the Juneau Lake fire, but it is expected to run...helped firefighters in their efforts to establish lines on the southeast section of the Stetson Creek fire and on the west and south...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-17/update-cooper-landing-fires-hold-ste
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Cooper Landing crews work on containment

...According to the release, there is high, active fire on the southeast corner of the Juneau Lake fire, but it is expected to run...helped firefighters in their efforts to establish lines on the southeast section of the Stetson Creek fire and on the west and south...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-23/cooper-landing-crews-work-on-contain
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Containment on Cooper Landing fires improves

...yet been discussed in relation to the Cooper Landing fires.According to the release, there is high, active fire on the southeast corner of the Juneau Lake fire, but it is expected to run into a snow bank and burn out. Cicciarella said natural barriers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-25/containment-on-cooper-landing-fires-
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Forecast has crews battling wildfires on high alert

...Alaska Railroad tracks as a firebreak on the east side of the highway.The Sockeye Fire spread Monday in the northeast and southeast corners on the west side of the highway and remains uncontained, Mowry said. The blaze tends to spread most during the day...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/forecast-has-crews-battling-wildfire
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