Photo: Eaglecrest trail work

Burke Bonjack, an employee at the Eaglecrest Ski Area, removes old wooden planks on the access trail to Pittman Ridge on Tuesday. A new hardened trail is planned that will loop around from the Eagle's Nest to the top of the Black Bear Chairlift.
Anchorage mayor names new homeless coordinator

...News reported that Berkowitz announced Wednesday that Nancy Burke will take the position, which was created in 2009 but has been...capacity to help more than 2,000 residents who are homeless.Burke previously served on the mayor's transition subcommittee on...
WSU dean's list includes Juneau student

Kaela Burke of Juneau was named to Wichita State University's dean's list.WSU announced more than 2,400 students as honor roll recipients for spring 2015. To be included, a student must be enrolled full-time and maintain a 3.5 GPA.
Today In Sports History for July 24 and July 25

...Swaps sets an American record in a 1 5/8-mile race at Hollywood Park. Swaps runs the course in 2:38 1-5.1956 - Jack Burke Jr. defeats Ted Kroll 3 and 2 in the final round to win the PGA championship.1976 - In Montreal, Edwin Moses of the United...
Teaching formline

...front they made for the Walter Soboleff Building in downtown Juneau.The term "formline," coined by Holm, is defined by the Burke Museum as "the curving line, which tends to swell and diminish throughout a composition, that creates the outline of the...
Last words from slain Marine to girlfriend: 'ACTIVE SHOOTER'

...1991. He was married with young children, Ward said.Wyatt enlisted in 2004, the Pentagon said, and had been living in Burke County, North Carolina. He was deployed three times, including twice in Iraq.Ward called the fallen Marine a man who enjoyed...
Feds propose more safety valves for gas lines

...residences. The proposal would expand that to include lines serving multiple homes, duplexes and small multi-family buildings, and shops ranging from doctors' offices and shopping centers to banks.__Burke reported from San Francisco.
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Deadly balcony collapse tied to rotted beams

...Ashley Donohoe, 22, of Rohnert Park, California, and Olivia Burke, Eoghan Culligan, Niccolai Schuster, Lorcan Miller and Eimear...Bernadette Prendiville, principal of the high school from which Burke and Walsh graduated. "They had a successful time in school...
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Sea Coast Relay Results

...37 pace) Macaroon 5 - 3:05:54Leg 1 (2.9 miles) Amy Burke 38 F 0:22:28 (0:07:45 pace)Leg 2 (3.8 miles...0:36:11 (0:09:31 pace)Leg 3 (3.6 miles) Hank Burke 34 M 0:26:08 (0:07:16 pace)Leg 4 (5.9 miles...
An old tool in new packaging

...He allegedly wrestled Officer Kim Horn to the ground and tried to take her holstered weapon. The other officer, Sgt. Chris Burke, punched and hit the man in the head until he was able to get him off of Horn."If you're trying to pull someone's gun...


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