Francis Troop Blake

Francis Troop BlakeOctober 24, 1962 December 24, 2014Francis Troop Blake, age 52, passed away Christmas Eve, December 24, 2014 at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau, Alaska. He was born, October 24, 1962 to Julie Purcell and...
Janet Alice Constantine Meeks, crabbing and being on the water. Janet and her husband Carl helped launch the Coast Guard's annual Juneau Senior Christmas dinner back in 1974. She worked as an accountant in Baltimore, and continued working in the private sector and with various...
Ada Barbara Klinkhammer

...lifelong friends. She also volunteered for many years at Hovander House as a docent and at Pioneer Park for the Old Fashioned Christmas and in the spring when the elementary kids came to tour the cabins.Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, her husband...
'Field of Fireweed' land swap negotiations delayed

...The land swap would moot the need for this appeal," Palmer said.The appraisal was supposed to have been completed before Christmas but due to an illness in the Horan family, the deadline has been delayed. Palmer said he hopes to have the results by the...
Lions thank Juneau for another successful Light Flights

...winters are long, the winters are dark and Christmas lights. And what better way to view...fundraisers. Every year, shortly before Christmas, residents line up at the Juneau International...ride over the Mendenhall Valley to view Christmas lights. Santa arrives on the first helicopter...
TMHS students recognized

...distraction around the shop. He put in extra hours almost every day that I had the shop open, including the two days before Christmas. Caleb completed twice as many projects as anyone else in class and, most importantly, he has the nerve to tell me to let...
My Turn: A 'Housing First' step

...latest was born and raised in Juneau and was just 45 years old when found dead in a doorway on Front Street two days after Christmas. If you want to learn more about homelessness, make a point to attend a performance of "A Lifetime to Master." This play...
Trap snares eagle and the woman who says she freed it

...referred to her as the person who found the eagle.)In a phone interview Tuesday, Tiernan said he received a phone call on Christmas Eve afternoon from a woman who found and freed an injured bald eagle caught in a leg hold trap out the road. The bird was...
Prosecutors dismiss case against woman who freed eagle from trap

...I was hoping for."Adair said she was hiking Davies Creek Trail near Echo Cove at the end of the road with three dogs on Christmas Eve to check out the trail's conditions. She was supposed to lead a hike with the Alpine Club three days later and wanted...
Living & Growing: Keeping Christmas of those people who really likes Christmas. All of it - carols, candlelight...26 rolls around and the world thinks Christmas is over for another year. I find the church practice that celebrates Christmas as a season, all 12 days of it. This...


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