Folk Fest profile: Mike Truax

...nervousness at performing in front of others. The atmosphere was one of encouragement and support, he said."I can't hold a candle to Buddy Tabor, Pat Henry, Bob Banghart, Sparky Gray, none of those guys," Truax said. "But there was no competition...
Local | Art
Photos: Mahle memorial

A candle light vigil was held for former coach Brandon Mahle on the Thunder Mountain High School football field on Friday night. The candles followed a community memorial that filled the TMHS commons.
Local Sports Schedule, Feb. 7 - 17

...gear. This will be a time for students, families, and community members to share their stories and celebrate Brandon. A candle lit moment of silence will follow on the TMHS field.Saturday, Feb. 8SKIINGHome, 10 a.m., Montana Creek Classic. 6K...
Family follows footsteps of ancestor in Alaska

...basically a twisted piece of iron with a place for a small candle, that can be driven into rock." The group saw one at the museum and are confident it is exactly like the candle holder they have back in Norway.The highlight of the trip...
CCFR: Unattended candle caused downtown fire

...floor of a downtown apartment building last week was a burning candle left unattended.Fire Marshal Daniel Jager said in a release...the Gastineau Apartments, 127 South Franklin Street, left a candle burning in a bedroom. The fire began on the floor and spread...
Photo: Building sand candles

...Lane, 5, during an outing to Sandy Beach on Friday. Aide Hannah Brockmann, left, helps hang wicks for the sand molded candles. RALLY, which stands for Recreation, Arts, Learning, and Leadership for Youth, is a state-licensed, school-age care...
Photo: World AIDS Day

Mara Earley, Rachel and Kyara Wood and Jean Findley, from left, hold lighted candles in solidarity during a vigil at Juneau's World AIDS Day celebration Sunday at the Church of the Holy Trinity. About 100 people...
A place where coaches walk

...their school or favorite team's gear and to share their stories and celebrate Mahle's life.At the end there will be a candle-lit moment of silence on the football field.On Saturday a funeral service for family and friends will be held at Valley...
Candle causes small apartment fire

JUNEAU - An unattended candle led to a small fire in a Douglas...said some material fell into a candle and started a larger fire on...reminder to be cautious around candles. The wind can blow a curtain...never ever, ever leave a candle burning while sleeping...
Photo: Lighting a candle

Keith Pahlke lights a candle on Oct. 5 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week.


  • 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