Coast Guard ends Kachemak Bay search after boaters call in

...several hours before.The 20-foot boat left Homer on a halibut fishing trip Saturday. It was due back Sunday afternoon.A C-130 search plane flew over Kachemak Bay trying to spot the boat in rainy conditions.___Information from: KTUU-TV, http...
My Turn: One year after disaster, mining threats remain

...permits became required in British Columbia, an average of two B.C. dams have failed every decade and independent reports predict...and Mining Team Coordinator Jacinda Mack of Williams Lake, B.C. The Wrangell Cooperative Association welcomes all to attend...
Juneau runners fare well at White River 50-mile

...It was a great day all around," Hitchcock said. "It was cool and a little wet, perfect for Juneau runners."Victoria B.C. runner Matt Cecill, 33, placed first overall in a time of 7:03:52, a pace of 8 minutes and 35 seconds per mile.Hood's...
Court orders review of video testimony in sex abuse case

...interviewed the 7- and 5-year-old girls.Augustine's trial lawyer presented a report by a forensic psychologist, Dr. John C. Yuille, who said Howell's interviews were characterized by leading questions and included multiple-choice questions, which...
Ed Haizer

...behind a community that continues to benefit from many such contributions. Ed leaves behind nephew Wes Dain of Chapel Hill, N.C., nieces Susan Single-Dain and Joann Dain Hoag, of Ontario, Canada and Etna, New York, respectively, and in-laws Jack...
Lawrence Charles Sommers

...mother Thelma Sommers (age 96) of Nice, CA, and numerous family and friends. Larry was predeceased by his father Lawrence C. Sommers, Sr., brother Dale Sommers and stepbrother Robert Schubert.Larry loved life and lived every day to the fullest...
Death Notice: Charles C. Woodman

Charles C. WoodmanCharles C. Woodman died July 19, 2015. He was 91.Charles was a World War II veteran who served in the South Pacific.He is survived by his wife Phyllis, daughter Ellen, beloved cat Gabby and many special friends.Services...
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Jury balks at big felony

...punishable by up to 20 years in prison. Third-degree is a 'C' felony, the lowest classification and can only carry up to...the time being, for the future of this case, this is now a 'C' felony and not an 'A' felony."He noted the difference between...
Artist's marine debris headed to US Capitol

...of 10 Alaska artists chosen to provide ornaments for a Chugach National Forest tree that will be featured in Washington, D.C., this winter, KTVA-TV reported.It will be the first time a tree from Alaska has been used as the U.S. Capitol Christmas...
Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...echoed across a wide range of visitors and shoe-worn Juneau runners.Ben and Liz Goldman, both 29 and from Washington D.C., started, ran and crossed the finish line together.They have been married 10 months. Saturday was Ben's first 26-miler...


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