Air Force official touts Eielson assets at scoping meeting

...500-foot runway is long enough to land any aircraft in the Air Force, Winkler said. Ramp space can accommodate more than 130 aircraft. The base has good access to energy resources and a large munitions storage facility, he said."All of this current...
Flags at half-staff Friday for 1964 quake

...Friday in 1964. The quake and subsequent tsunami waves wiped out the village of Chenega and destroyed other Alaskan communities - 130 lives were lost - and tsunami waves were recorded as far south as California. Walker remembers the day well. "March 27, 1964...
Lawmakers discuss US child support law but take no action

...Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ireland, Germany and others.Alaska's child-support office has about 300 cases where at least one participant has a foreign address, including about 130 noncustodial parents living in a foreign country.
Music to a poet's ear

...SOUTHEAST TOURJuneau? Reading and book signing with Emily Wall, 6 p.m., Thursday, March 19, Heritage Coffee Roasting Co., 130 Front St.? 49 Writers class, "A Readers Approach to Poetry," 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, Juneau Arts and Humanities...
My Turn: Medicaid expansion is the right choice

...Accepting Medicaid expansion will provide treatment to people who are ill and can't afford treatment, and bring us over $130 million per year in federal funds to Alaska that will ripple through our economy. Turning away the 4,000 new Alaska jobs that...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb.11

...biggest upsets in boxing history.1990 - Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley score 17 points each to help the East beat the West 130-113 in the 40th NBA All-Star game. Magic Johnson, the game's high-scorer with 22 points, is voted MVP.1992 - Anfissa...
My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...per barrel. The same study indicates that Arctic oil and gas production will increase significantly if the oil price crosses $130 per barrel taking into account estimated global demand and supply projection near 2030. In the worst case scenario, if oil...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 20

...Julio Cesar Chavez records a fifth-round TKO over Greg Haugen in a WBC super lightweight title bout before a record crowd of 130,000 at Mexico City's Aztec Stadium.1994 - After 17 years and 279 races, Sterling Marlin wins his first race, the Daytona...
Today in sports history

...Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scores 42 points and grabs 24 rebounds to win MVP honors even though his East team loses 150-130 to the West in the NBA All-Star game. The West's Bob Pettit pulls down an All-Star record 27 rebounds.1972 - The Dallas...
Insurance payout will fund emergency school repairs

...Constructors was deemed responsible. The district received $130,000 in payment for the damages."We are hoping for a large-scale...submitted to the Department of Education by May.The rest of the $130,000 insurance payout will be placed in a new City Improvement...


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