Crashes brought safety steps for tourism flights

JUNEAU - A federal agency installed weather cameras and took other steps in Alaska in recent years to aid the safety of sightseeing planes like the one that crashed last week and killed all nine people aboard, officials said Monday...
Crashes in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flights

JUNEAU - Officials say webcams have been installed and other measures have been taken in Alaska in recent years to aid the safety of sightseeing planes.Federal documents reviewed Monday state that weather cameras had been installed at Misty Fjords...
Christina Marie Garrison

...number 1 sales consultant at AT&T in Niles, Michigan, a Juvenile Justice Officer for Johnson Youth Center, an assisted living aid for Juneau Pioneer Home and a lifetime member of the Light House Baptist Church.She is survived by mother Lina Garrison, as...
NATO OKs military upgrades to aid members of alliance

...arms race with Russia, the U.S. and its NATO allies approved military upgrades Wednesday that should help them come to the aid of a threatened alliance member faster, with better equipment and more firepower."We stand united in the way we are addressing...
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SHI seeking investigation of Native art sale

...of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act because the school receives federal funds in the form of student aid. Worl contacted David Tarler, a program officer with NAGPRA's Training, Civil Enforcement and Regulations Division and she's...
Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association observes HIV testing week

...will be observed from Sunday through Saturday. Free, confidential, rapid testing is available at the offices of the Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association, the group stated in an email.The group's Juneau office is located at 174 S. Franklin Street downtown...
Obamacare survives second fight, "reality."The 6-3 ruling, which upheld financial aid to millions of low- and middle-income Americans to help pay...receiving subsidies, 6.4 million were at risk of losing that aid because they live in states that did not set up their own insurance...
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Mother, baby rescued 4 days after Colombia plane crash

...Renteria said.During the next four hours, while waiting for a helicopter to arrive, rescuers administered Murillo first aid and fed her water and crackers by hand. Renteria said he stayed with the baby, cleaning its mouth of debris and keeping it...
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Malaria killed more people than usual in Ebola outbreak

...deaths. The research was paid for by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and the U.S. President's Malaria...collateral damage of epidemics is a known phenomenon" and that aid workers should try to lessen such effects. He said it was possible...
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US won't threaten to prosecute hostages' families for ransom

...groups.Four Americans have been killed by the Islamic State since last summer: journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff and aid workers Peter Kassig and Kayla Mueller. After the release of gruesome videos showing the beheadings of some hostages, Obama...
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