Wed. 9/20/17: 0841: NWS: Short Term Forecast - See 0841 Below | U.S. Delays Ruling on Canada Lumber Duties - Bloomberg | U.S. Postpones Canadian Lumber Tariff Finding - ENR | Background on the Trade Dispute - Random Lengths | Cranes & High Winds - ENR | Paying the price for breakdown of the country's bourgeois culture - Amy Wax & Larry Alexander | Lessons from a Restaurant Tabletop - John F. Di Leo | Douglas Highway Waterline Replacement ~ Sitka St. to David St. - CBJ ... The CBJ Assembly on Sept. 18 approved awarding the contract to Miller Construction

Tue. 9/19/17: Don't Cry For Me Argentina - Instrumental by 101 Strings; Vocals by: Sarah Brightman; Karen Carpenter (All on You Tube); Don't Cry for Me Argentina - Wikipedia ... Note: These links are not a recommendation for Evita the stage play or movie | State of Alaska Accepts Offer to Buy M/V Taku - See Below | 7.1 earthquake rattles Mexico City, trapping people in collapsed buildings - ADN | Hoy Es un Buen Día - Río Roma (You Tube); Lyrics .... Link from Andreea R. who posted the music link yesterday morning on Twitter

Mon. 9/18/17: Suggest you do a search on "Luxottica Monopoly" (It has to do with eyeglasses and sunglasses and their pricing) | Remembering the U. S. Constitution: The Law of the Land - Accuracy in Academia | Ferry Taku may be bound for Portland, Oregon - Juneau Empire

SUNDAY 9/17/17: Raid on Gibraltar: How the U.S. Patent System was Rigged Against Independent Inventors - IPWatchdog | The Patent Troll Smokescreen - NYT | Explaining Efficient Infringement - CPIP

Sat. 9/16/17: Earthquake, 5.1 Magnitude (mww), 94 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska - USGS and Below | Saturday afternoon earthquake rattles Juneau, northern Southeast and the Yukon - Juneau Empire | Safety & Preparedness Expo at Centennial Hall - 9 AM to 5 PM today; CBJ Information Release; Presentation Schedule (PDF) .... Sorry I missed posting it for yesterday

Fri. 9/15/17: Your employer may share your salary, and Equifax might sell that data - NBC from Jan. 30, 2013 | Yet another trove of sensitive US voter records (Alaska) has leaked - ZDNet | Extensive details about all Alaska registered voters were exposed to the public on the Internet, due to a database error at a Democrat-related Big Data firm - Must Read Alaska | Notice of Application from City & Borough of Juneau to Deposit Dredged Material in Auke Bay - State of Alaska

Thur. 9/14/17: Warrior Foundation - Serving Military Heroes in Transition | Curb Appeal ~ Home & Yard Support at Telephone # 209 - 9361, Juneau .... A hard worker and conscientious. I was not paid for this endorsement nor have any connection to Curb Appeal

Wed. 9/13/17: NWS: The weather radar on Biorka Island (near Sitka) used by the NWS Forecast Office was brought down on Sep 12th and will be down for approximately one week - See 1800 9/12 Below | Nebraska tested driverless car technology 60 years ago - The Lincoln Journal Star (Nebraska) | Key US surveillance law faces Congress fight - AFP via Yahoo | NSA Quietly Awarded a Classified $2.4 Billion Tech Contract With More to Come - Nextgov | End Warrantless Deep State Spying: Don't Renew 702 -

Tue. 9/12/17: Tesla car battery production & CO2 Releases - WUWT; Another view: That Tesla Battery Emissions Study Making the Rounds? It's Bunk - Popular Mechanics; Green Cars Cause Damage of Their Own as Flamingo Flocks Shrink - Bloomberg | Carmakers face electric reality as combustion engine outlook dims - Reuters | Galveston ~ Written by Jimmy Webb, 1st performed by Don Ho, & a Big hit for Glen Campbell ~ Instrumental midi sequenced by Bob Barnes, Smithfield, VA ... Use "Auditorium" or equivalent setting in your sound settings for a fuller sound

Mon. 9/11/17: Daily Interlake editorials (Kalispell, Montana): Montana’s exasperating fire season & When smoke gets in your eyes, er, I mean lungs ... Excerpt from the 1st editorial: “Either we manage the forests, or the forests are going to manage us.” | U.S. Justice Department's brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission | Notice of Intent to Begin Eng. & Env. Studies: JNU Auke Bay Ferry Terminal Modifications & Improvements - State of AK

SUNDAY 9/10/17: Latest stories from Must Read Alaska | Oroville Construction Work Update September 7, 2017 .... Includes powerline work by helicopter for the new transmission lines from the Edward Hyatt Power Plant - California Department of Water Resouces

Sat. 9/09/17: The weather radar on Biorka Island used by the National Weather Service Forecast Office will be down for approximately one week beginning on or about 12 Sep 2017 - See Below | Glen Campbell ~ 1936 - 2017: Rhinestone Cowboy; What A Friend We Have in Jesus; Wichita Lineman; Glen Campbell In Concert at Sioux Falls .... All on You Tube

Fri. 9/08/17: Marine Exchange of Alaska now operating in new waterfront headquarters - KTOO

Thur. 9/07/17: 0050: NWS: Flood Advisory for Heavy Rainfall... Around Mendenhall Lake in effect until Noon ADT Thursday - See 0050 Below | Traffic fatalities linked to marijuana are up sharply in Colorado. Is legalization to blame? - The Denver Post | GCI loses almost 8K video subscribers in a year - FierceCable | A pigeon-based guidance system designed for NIST’s World War II glide bomb led to the development of today’s touchscreen displays - NIST 

Wed. 9/06/17: Record High Temperature set on Tuesday, Sept. 5th at the Annette and Yakutat Airports - See Below | Record Precipitation at Sitka Airport and Record Temperature at the Annette Airport on Monday, September 4th - See 9/05 Below | The Comfortable New Planes Airlines Think You Don’t Want ... The C Series from Bombardier - WSJ

Tue. 9/05/17:

Mon. 9/04/17: Labor Day - Federal, State, & Local Holiday | 0632 (Same statement re-issued at 1124): NWS: Heavy Rain for the Northern Panhandle Monday - See 0632 Below | Part IV Oroville Spillway Construction Tour - Juan Browne | Mudslide in Sitka on the way to the ferry terminal - Juneau Community Facebook page; Landslide closes Halibut Point Road in Sitka - KCAW

SUNDAY 9/03/17: NWS: Heavy Rain for portions of the Northern Panhandle Monday and Wednesday - See 1537 Below | 0420: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory in effect until 10 AM ADT this morning - See 0420 Below | After hot start, August cools off with rain - Juneau Empire | Evie Tornquist Greatest Hits (You Tube)

Sat. 9/02/17: 0637: Now Available: The August 2017 Monthly Report, and the updated Weather Database | NWS Summary of August 2017 Weather in Southeast Alaska - See Below | God's Wondrous Creation: Gardentalk – Woolly bear caterpillars and ripening fruit (with 2 videos of a Woolly Bear) - KTOO; Spotted Tussock Moth - Wikipedia; My picture of a Woolly Bear from Oct. 2, 2006

Fri. 9/01/17: 0706: NWS: Montana Creek and Mendenhall Lake/River Water Levels Rising - See 0706 Below | Latest story on the Site C Dam Project on the Peace River in B.C. Canada - CTV News | Part III Oroville Spillway Construction Tour - Juan Browne | Afternoon: Much of Gastineau Channel is muddy | Guys! Keep it down! I'm on the phone!

Thur. 8/31/17: 1417: NWS: High Water in Mendenhall Valley Tonight - See 1417 Below | Ketchikan shatters summer rainfall record - KRBD | Last Song - Instrumental by Ronnie Aldrich & His Two Pianos (You Tube) | U.S. House to vote on self-driving car legislation next week - Reuters | Air Tankers at the Chico, CA Air Attack Base used in fighting wildfires - Juan Browne

Wed. 8/30/17: Juneau Empire time-lapse video of yesterday morning's fog shot from along Douglas Highway | Part II Oroville Spillway Construction Tour - Juan Browne (You Tube) | Nashville Statement - CBMW ... (Amen) | Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the Nashville Statement issued by evangelical leaders August 29 - Catholic League | Why The Nashville Statement Is Needed - Rod Dreher

Tue. 8/29/17: NWS: Heavy Rains across the Panhandle Tuesday night through Wednesday - See 0521 Below | 0747: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory now in effect until 10 AM ADT this morning - See 0747 Below | 0446: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory in effect until 8 AM ADT this morning - See 0446 Below | Denmark & its Taxes - Bloomberg | Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc on Texas Cattle as Ranchers Hope Flood Waters Recede - Successful Farming | May 2016 article on subsidence in the Houston, Texas area - Houston Chronicle | NWS Storm Summary for Hurricane now Tropical Storm Harvey - Preliminary Rainfall Totals and Wind Reports | At 1222 Noticed the Fireweed Seed pods have opened

Mon. 8/28/17: Polar bears may have survived previous warm periods - Ned Rozell at ADN ... Interesting how ADN buried this story after only 1 day, it is still there but hard to find.

SUNDAY 8/27/17:

Sat. 8/26/17: "Messy cabling/no documentation" = "for security"? - DSL Reports .... Really inspires confidence .... A few foul words in the comments | "The reality is that you don't have to commit a crime, be immoral, or do anything 'remotely close to being wrong'. " - Comment by Blackbird at DSL Reports ... Few bad words in the comment Blackbird is responding to | Oroville Spillway Construction Tour 24 Aug. - Part I - Juan Browne (You Tube)

Fri. 8/25/17: World’s first cable-less, horizontal elevator in latest OVG project - OVG Real Estate | US Electric Grid Was Prepared for August 21 Solar Eclipse - ENR | Tesla’s Push to Build a Self-Driving Car Sparked Dissent Among Its Engineers - WSJ | Sale of Mental Health Trust land at the Subport for hydropower heating facility finalized - Juneau Empire

Thur. 8/24/17: Ask a Climatologist: Rainy…even by Ketchikan standards - KTOO | ‘W’eird Signals: Listening in on the Eclipse - NIST; EclipseMob | Pentagon: China Is 'Closing the Gap' in Air Power with U.S. - AIN Online | Florida Researchers Probe 'Mother of All Sinkholes' - ENR | Insurance lawyers’ new findings increase arguments in case of Bertha machine breakdown - Seattle Times | See below for My unsolicited comment about local news

Wed. 8/23/17: NWS: Record Maximum Rainfall set at Ketchikan International Airport on Tue. Aug. 22 - See 0840 Below | Aurora Borealis was visible last night at around 11 PM to Midnight Aug. 22, mostly from North Douglas & the Mendenhall Valley | The Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault & their August 22nd Facebook Post - Must Read Alaska | Space Station Crossed the Sun During Eclipse (& other eclipse pictures) and An Inconvenient Deception: How Al Gore Distorts Climate Science and Energy Policy - Dr. Roy Spencer | Total Solar Eclipse - Less Junk, More Journey ... Most relevant part 8:43 to 10:34

Tue. 8/22/17: Sidelined MV Taku ferry bid deadline delayed – again - KTOO | Reverse Missions to the 'Dark Continent' - The Christian Post | Hillsdale College | Dakota Access Pipeline Developer Sues Greenpeace Over ‘Eco-Terrorist’ Campaign - Hot Air


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