Letter: Begich served proudly as mayor and now as senator

It's come to my attention that attacks about Sen. Mark Begich's record as Anchorage's mayor are running in ads across the state. I'm writing to set the record...
My Turn: Juneau's tennis tragedy

...seeing that those organizations 'that understand and create purpose will be the leaders of the next economic era.'"The attack that we are suffering now on Juneau tennis is not the first. That was the demolition of the three courts in Douglas. We were...
Hands-on help for STEM education a book or you can open the nozzle on a firefighter's attack hose to learn about water pressure - which is more likely to...joined Rhea for the really exciting part - actually using the attack hose.Donning a firefighter's hat, each student had the...
SAGA swears in new AmeriCorps members

...Clinton creating AmeriCorps in 1993, to President George W. Bush increasing AmeriCorps by 50 percent after the Sept. 11 attacks.AmeriCorps members serve at more than 25,000 locations from coast to coast, strengthening education, providing disaster...
Bear bites biologist's leg

...airplane flew the men to Kodiak. Jackson reached the hospital three and a half hours after the attack."That's pretty good timing," he said.Bear attacks in the Kodiak Archipelago are rare, he said. Jackson suspects they startled a sleeping...
Juneau harriers attack state trails

Thunder Mountain High School's Naomi Welling continues to heat up the Southeast cross country running trails and Juneau-Douglas High School's Riley Moser is still carving out foot paths across the state.
Defeating the violence and ideology of ISIS

...United States and its allies in Europe and in the region will attack ISIS militarily in Iraq and Syria while providing the Iraq and...with the arms and training to defend themselves against ISIS attack. Although downplayed in the President's speech, this new...
Begich outlines campaign finance proposals

...limiting outside money in their race. The idea was to ask special interest groups to stop TV and radio ads that support or attack their campaigns. If they didn't stop, the candidate benefiting from the ads would have to contribute half the amount of...
Photos: In memoriam

Members of the Juneau Police Department Color Guard prepare to raise the flag to half mast, at Riverside Rotary Park's Sept. 11 memorial, in remembrance of the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on American soil.
Alaska Science Forum: Maverick red aspens in a world of gold

...either throw off green-munching bugs or be a tree's way of showing insects its vigor compared to its drab, easy-to-attack neighbor.? 2014 is Ned Rozell's 20th year as a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the...


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