http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Today in History

...conqueror Francisco Pizarro.In 1814, during the War of 1812, Alexandria, Virginia, formally surrendered to British military forces, which occupied the city until September 3.In 1864, the Democratic National Convention, which nominated...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-29
State
Folk Fest profile: The Hopkins Family Band

...later sold his motorcycle to buy a guitar.While still a teen, he was introduced to Irish music by soldiers at a British military base in Germany and through the military radio station in Germany. He was immediately taken by it."There's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-09/next-hopkins-family-band
Local | Art
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Rescued climbers recount difficulties 6/24/98

...shelter in howling blizzards. Looking windblown and sunburned, Spooner, Bougard and five other members of the British military expedition spoke with reporters Tuesday about the series of frightening falls they suffered on an area of the mountain...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062498/mckinley.html
On Independence Day, George Washington's warning

...Even so, at the outset, most colonists were skeptical about Washington's ability to triumph over the dreaded British military. And for most of the eight-year war, it looked like their skepticism had been justified.Keep in mind that throughout...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-07-04
Opinion
Crash kills pilot during training

FAIRBANKS - A British military jet crashed on a training mission out of Eielson Air Force Base Wednesday, killing the pilot, officials said. Search crews found...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072601/sta_planecrash.shtml
News
Learn compassion in Iraq dealings

Letter by John Dunker It has been almost two months since the 4-day bombing of Iraq by US and British military forces. In that time, thousands of Iraqi people, mostly children, have died of starvation and disease, just as they had been...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021299/Ope_dunkerltr.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...dealings By John Dunker Letter by John Dunker It has been almost two months since the 4-day bombing of Iraq by US and British military forces. In that time, thousands of Iraqi people, mostly children, have died of starvation and disease, just...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021299/Ope_dunkerltr.shtml
Surrender is not always cowardly

...Afghanistan and in regard to our own global empire. The British military still possessed superior military strength and could...Commons. One of the major considerations was that the British military was spread thin. They were fighting in India and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070210/opi_664413882.shtml
opinion
Stand by our country's principles

...Association. The last four were all in Northern Ireland, and the last two, at one point, received direct aid from British military personnel. I also presented backgrounds on Middle East groups, the PLO and many of its splinter groups. One of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031306/let_20060313006.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...father is American and his mother is German. He grew up in Bochum, in north central Germany. They lived near a British military base, and young Hopkins used to listen to the Irish music broadcast by the base radio station. ``My dad is a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042700/Ent_profile.shtml

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING