My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

As an undergrad at Michigan State University, every day I passed by a quote by Edmund Burke on my dorm's entrance wall: "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing." We all need to be...
Thunder Mountain swimmers host invitational meet

...100-yard Back Chugiak's Samantha Burke has a 59.76 but JD's Kelly has touched...defending state champion (57.86) while Burke placed second (57.89), Chappell ninth...Seid 13th (1:00.86).100-Free Burke again gives Chugiak the top spot with 53...
Federal Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils to hold meetings statewide

...CouncilsCommunity Building, KianaContact: Melinda Burke; (800) 478-1456 or melinda_burke@fws.govOct. 14-15Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta...CouncilCity Chambers, McGrath Contact: Melinda Burke; (800) 478-1456 or melinda_burke@fws...
Today In Sports History

...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...
Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...23:31, Tucson, AZ125. Shaun Streyle, 33, M, 2:23:58, Copper Center, AK126. Monica Burke, 43, F, 2:24:41, 127. Christopher Burke, 45, M, 2:24:41, 128. Heather Parker, 28, F, 2:26:39, 129. Susan Cable, 49...
Coleman pedals to seventh at Kluane

...Speed, Murray, Whitehorse X4 9:41:1429. Bum Blisters, McKinnon, Haines Junction M4 9:48:4730. The Bike Bums, Burke-Forsyth, Whitehorse X4 9:51:0731. Sourdough again, Lucier, Whitehorse X4 9:51:2132. Single Malt Sprocket Roc...
Burke Museum launches new program to support Native art and artists

The Burke Museum in Seattle has announced a new study the objects and archives in the Burke Museum's collections, travel to other...Northwest Coast Art was established at the Burke Museum in 2003 to continue Bill Holm's...
Starfish disease found in Oregon

...pool near Yachats, about 25 miles south of Yaquina Bay.Jim Burke, the aquarium's dive operations director, said his and purple starfish commonly seen in Oregon tide pools.Burke said he hadn't before seen dying starfish in nearly 100 dives...
Today in sports history

...Masters.1943 - The Detroit Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins 2-0 to win the Stanley Cup with a four-game sweep.1956 - Jack Burke Jr. comes back from eight strokes behind to beat Ken Venturi by one and win the Masters.1971 - The first legal off-track...
Today in sports history

...time with two-stroke victory over Byron Nelson and Frank Stranahan.1952 - Sam Snead wins his second Masters, beating Jack Burke Jr. by four shots.1973 - Ron Blomberg of the New York Yankees becomes the first major league designated hitter, in an opening-day...


  • 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