Family is sweaty business for Lauwers, Karlberg, Sims

ANCHORAGE - Keith and Lillian Lauwers came to Anchorage nearly 50 years ago when Keith became pastor at Sand Lake Baptist Church. Since then they've spent much of their time sitting down.
Tongass Advisory Committee finishes its plan for changing forest strategy

...It's been a privilege to try and get ahead of that transition before the catastrophe."Forest Service Regional Forester Beth Pendleton, following the TAC's vote, called the committee's work "absolutely monumental.""There's still more work...
Studded tires must be off in southeast Alaska

...farther north have until the end of the month before they must remove their studded tires.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says people could face fines for using studded tires after the deadlines.The state fine is $50. Cities may impose steeper...
Authorities search Mendenhall Valley home in drug probe

...located in the 8100 block of the residential neighborhood, from about 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen confirmed the search was a part of a drug investigation. Because the investigation is ongoing, she said she could not...
Alaskans can help answer 'Where have all the rusty blackbirds gone?'

...Blackbird Blitz are a great way to help answer important questions about the birds that flood back to Alaska each spring," said Beth Peluso of Audubon Alaska. "Since you can report sightings in the online database called eBird, anyone can participate from...
DHMS honor roll

...Leyva, Dyan Angelika Riparip, Jemma Ruiz, Uly John Salaver, Kayla Sam, Tianah Sangster, Kye Scholes, Amy Schoonover, *Beth Schultz, Claire Schumacher, Clarabella Sheakley, Alexandria Sinclair, Alexia Smith, William Smoker, Miriam Stearns, Kyla...
Rugrats rage for daycare reform

...Churches are allowed in residential zones," she said. "Most churches in the district have daycares."Senior Planner Beth McKibben said the current city code prohibits daycare facilities in residential churches. The existing church-based daycares...
Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Brilliant but untested, American Pharoah was put to a fight in the Kentucky Derby and won.
Baffert aiming horses at 1st 1-2 Kentucky Derby finish since 1948

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Bob Baffert was a big-shot quarter horse trainer when he took his cowboy hat and scuffed boots to the high-class world of thoroughbred racing. He gave himself three years to make a splash.
Italian tourist killed by piece of glacier

...the backcountry by helicopter to go skiing.The party was later taken to the glacier site by helicopter. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said the group began gathering for a photo."Alexander was away from the group, but making his way there when the others...


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