Juneau runners prepare for Boston Marathon

...marathon for American Diabetes, hitting three hours and 27 minutes."I didn't know it was a qualifying marathon until on the airplane heading over there," Alzaharna said. "Some runners on the plane told me. I was like, okay I am going to bring it in...
Alaska Seaplanes expands reach to Sitka in and out of Kake, the company said."Two years ago we made three commitments to the residents of Kake - larger airplanes with more frequency (and) reduced fares through online booking," Alaska Seaplanes co-owner Mike Stedman said. "We...
Alaska Editorial: Too many laws

...them walking home from school or riding down the street in a motor vehicle. Their health is probably more vulnerable in an airplane, being on a playground, playing sports or any other number of circumstances children have every day.What would the kids...
Masters watch

...that Adam Scott would host the Champions Dinner that her grandfather has attended every year since 1964."She was on the airplane. She said, 'Oh, we're having dinner with Adam Scott tonight,'" Nicklaus said.The dinner is only for Masters champions...
'Mumtez' times: A semester in Morocco the city of Madrid and the tour guide provided a nice introduction to Morocco. My first glimpse of Morocco was from the airplane window. The south of Spain and the north of Morocco are really very close. My daily schedule in Morocco was completely full...
Folk Fest profile: Mike Truax before I knew I was here (to stay)," he said. "I came on a nice day, saw all the islands that you can see from the airplane, and I thought, 'Oh my God.'"Not long after his arrival he fell in with a vibrant group of local folk musicians informally...
Local | Art
State mental health laws are a work in progress

...evaluation by the police, they are handcuffed and put in a marked police car. When individuals are transported to a hospital by airplane for forced psychiatric evaluation, they can also be handcuffed.Approximately 35 years ago for the first time, Alaska started...
La Dolce Vita: A semester in Siena, Italy

...ended up being one of the best weekends of my life. I can't remember really sitting down at all those three days besides the airplane ride and when we slept. We toured as much as we could and tasted as much as our stomachs could fit. French food and Italian...
Alaska Game Board bans drone use by hunters

...with a drone illegal at any time.Enforcing a similar "same-day airborne" regulation for drones would he harder than for airplanes, Chastain said. Troopers or other hunters would have a far more difficult time linking the small aircraft to the harvesting...
State | AK legislature
Photo: Drama, debate and forensics

Juneau-Douglas High School students Matthew Woodland and Rebecca Erikson preform a comedic drama entitled "Airplane" during the final show at a drama, debate and forensics meet at JDHS Saturday. About 90 students from six Southeast schools...


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