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Wildfire watching: Rangers in towers are out, cameras are in

...For decades, forest rangers in wooden towers across the West scanned the horizon with...Basically we are developing 21st century fire tower watchers," Kent said. "Because we...other parts of the West still use manned towers, but many have found them to be too costly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-26/wildfire-watching-rangers-in-towers-
News
In a somber, off-kilter Paris, mass murder leaves emptiness

...official count. So much felt wrong and out of kilter.The Eiffel Tower closed and, in doing so, became a 324-meter (1,063-foot...resilience against darkness.A graphic image of the Eiffel Tower as a peace symbol went viral. At an impromptu shrine of flowers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-14/in-a-somber-off-kilter-paris-mass-mu
News
Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...alternative.Another big mine project is making progress, although it has been under the radar for a while. This is International Tower Hills' Livengood gold project, a potential large surface gold mine on the Elliot Highway 70 miles north of Fairbanks.There...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-16/draft-eis-nearly-ready-for-donlin-in
News
Op-ed: Profoundly irritating cliches

...care. We shouldn't either. After each and every debacle, the academics and journalistic moralists crawl out of their ivory towers to sanctimoniously state the obvious, that getting it right trumps getting it first.You'd think we'd learn from our mistakes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-09-08/op-ed-profoundly-irritating-clich
Opinion
Biking and hiking Kennecott's abandoned mine

...travelers start passing infrastructure. Tram towers, buildings and cables pop up first.A tall tower, looking unstable and likely partially buried...dominates the trail to Jumbo.Off trail near the tower is an enormous, half-buried bulldozer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-09-03/biking-and-hiking-kennecotts-aba
Outdoors
Restored bell tower atop Juneau Russian church

JUNEAU - An old bell tower with a new frame has been returned to...building was being re-roofed. The bell tower has since remained on blocks in the chapel...sound, construction workers made a new tower stand for the tower, but this time they...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-12-01/restored-bell-tower-atop-juneau-russ
News
EPA fines broadcaster for filling wetlands

...according to the citation. The organization was constructing a gravel road and a foundation pad for a shortwave radio antenna tower when the filling occurred, according to the EPA. The filling discharged gravel, concrete and soil, among other materials...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-24/epa-fines-ninilchik-broadcaster-for-
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School Briefs 1109

...eighth that is interested in creative engineering? Can you build the fastest car powered by a mousetrap? The strongest, tallest tower using straws? Then the Engineering and Design Club is for you. Use your imagination, design things that matter, and be creative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-11-08/school-briefs-1109
Schools
Around the District

...eighth that is interested in creative engineering? Can you build the fastest car powered by a mousetrap? The strongest, tallest tower using straws? Then the Engineering and Design Club is for you! Use your imagination, design things that matter, and be creative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-10-18/school-briefs-1019
Schools
Around the District

...8 that is interested in creative engineering? Can you build the fastest car powered by a mousetrap? The strongest, tallest tower using straws? Then the Engineering and Design Club is for you! Use your imagination, design things that matter, and be creative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-10-11/school-briefs-for-oct-1
Schools

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