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Poem: Shiver Me Timbers!

Shiver Me Timbers!By Brent Johnson, Clam GulchBright, leafless branchesnumb in the blazing hoarfrost-the brrr! in the birch.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2013-12-25/poem-shiver-me-timbers
Arts & Entertainment
Congress not looking out for rural communities

...Money doesn't grow on trees, nor have timber sales grown with them. Unfortunately...federal government shared revenue from its timber harvests, but when those harvests began...provided payments - based on years with high timber harvests - to counties and schools in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-24/congress-not-looking-out-for-rura
Opinion
INVITATION FOR BIDS City of Homer Small Boat Harbor Launch Ramp Re...

...Base Bid Work Scope: Demolition and removal of the existing concrete launch ramp, timber floats and steel piles. Installation of a new concrete launch ramp, timber boarding floats, steel piles and associated appurtenances. Additive Scope: Installation...

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Century old law returns to fund forest communities

...payments began to decrease decades ago due to the decline in timber sales, Congress felt it necessary to provide financial support...our national forests and pay a quarter of the revenues from timber harvests to counties, parishes, and boroughs with forested...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-20/century-old-law-returns-to-fund-fore
News
Refuge Notebook: Fire Management Officer heads off to new adventures

...Doug and his wife Denise moved to Kasilof after accepting a timber staff position with Chugach National Forest. While working...continued to hone skills with vegetation management, mainly through timber salvage sales associated with beetle-killed trees, while...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-15/refuge-notebook-fire-management-
Outdoors
INVITATION TO BID CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECT GREEN TIMBERS ROAD, ...

...BID CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECT GREEN TIMBERS ROAD, RIDGE CIRCLE AND LOOKOUT DRIVE...for acceptance by the Borough for Green Timbers Road, Ridge Circle and Lookout Drive...materials, and equipment to upgrade Green Timbers Road, Ridge Circle and Lookout Drive...

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What others say: Court should move quickly to address timber lawsuits

...announced it would offer the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island this week...challenging it.It's the story of the timber industry's struggles to survive in recent...meantime, the industry cannot harvest the timber, and jobs aren't available to those...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-27/what-others-say-court-should-move
Opinion
Kathleen Logan Adell

...Kathleen Adell Logan, 76, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Kathleen Adell Logan was born on Oct. 27, 1938 and grew up in Big Timber, Montana. On June 6, 1958, she married her beloved, Sidney Martin Logan. In 1961, the couple moved to Seward, where...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173610215
Senators push for Tongass timber cutting

...hearing Wednesday over the slow pace of timber production in the Tongass National Forest...commit to working with me to improve the timber sale program and permitting for other...pledges from the Forest Service to increase timber harvest levels, we continue to see a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-01/senators-push-for-tongass-timber-cut
News
A semblance of pristine

...trees on the islands and mainland around the sound were logged off and used for corduroy roads, railroad ties and support timbers for mines. The remnants of the sawmills still litter the landscape.From the time internal combustion engines were first...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-05-09/a-semblance-of-pristine
Outdoors

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