Expensive carvings stolen from church thrift store

...things," Talley said, adding that she's opened up the door before and found that people have pushed quarters and dollar bills under the door to pay for merchandise. "It's worked really well with us up until just now."The nonprofit store is run...
Parnell replaces Alaska National Guard leaders

...send names of finalists to Parnell, who will conduct final interviews.Parnell's election opponent, independent candidate Bill Walker, told KTVA that the governor's lack of leadership is evident in the Guard situation.Walker said Parnell should have...
Letter: Being Native should not be the qualifier for appointment

Bill Walker's Facebook page makes the following statements:? "Alaska Natives...American Indians comprise about 18 percent of Alaska's overall population.Bill Walker's campaign continues to make statements before checking the facts...
Today in sports history

...he guides Kehm's Scooter to victory in the fourth race at Freehold (N.J.) Raceway.1997 - Andre Reed of the Buffalo Bills becomes the fourth player in NFL history to reach 800 receptions with his second catch of a 9-6 win over Indianapolis. Thurman...
Saturday Challenge

...with red grape wine flavored called Chateau d'garlic. (No, I'm not kidding. It's from Gilroy, California, which bills itself as the garlic capital of the world.)The Juneau garlic lovers then graciously offer us dinner, even though we didn't...
Hickok, Maake earn Player of Year honors

...juniors put up in that category. He makes so many tackles and is a leader on the defense. He is a great kid and he fits the bill perfectly."Hickok, a 6-foot-1 and 230-pound tight end and linebacker, and Maake, a 5-foot-10 and 155-pound...
Police blotter for Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

...misconduct in the sixth degree. Fraud? At 8:20 p.m. Friday, the Juneau Police Department received a report of a counterfeit bill in the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road.Trespassing? At 10:38 a.m. Saturday, Lena Jimmie, 53, was arrested for...
State to discuss Ebola preparedness

...planning a news conference to provide an update on Alaska's Ebola preparedness plan.Gov. Sean Parnell, health commissioner Bill Streur, chief epidemiologist Joe McLaughlin and epidemiologist Michael Cooper will hold the news conference on Thursday in Anchorage...
Proposal would run Fairbanks borough recycling program as non-profit

...from 2005, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Assemblyman John Davies thinks the Mat-Su model works. It pays the bills with donations, a $75,000 municipal grant and by selling high-quality baled recyclables to brokers in Washington.Recycling...
Anchorage hospital to acquire Medicare clinic

...Anchorage clinic that has relied on state money to cover its bills.The facility, Alaska Medicare Clinic, operates under an...pays the physician. Since Medicare only covers about half the bill, doctors often lose out on pay, he said.Dr. Noah Laufer...


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