Martha Lee Preecs Sandlin of Chateau at Bothell Landing and maintained her independence until the last week of her life. She delighted in the wide circle of new friends and neighbors at the Chateau and would say it was one of the best decisions she ever made.She is survived by...
Jacob William Lewis

...outside the extended family, he entered a very unique community where the definition of family gets stretched and the family circle gets much larger with a loving bond to dear and special friends. Genuinely caring and loving people live in this community...
Living her dream

...Alaskan composer performed live in Juneau, the selection of Adams' piece points up Rosenthal's broad musical interests, wide circle of friends and long history in the state ? all of which directly influence her festival. Rosenthal and her husband, violinist...
Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage licenses

...not want to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.Outside the courthouse, dozens of Davis' supporters stood in a circle, singing Amazing Grace and Onward Christian Soldier."She's standing for God's word and we're standing with her...
Nation and World
As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface

...Wednesday, it's off to Dillingham and Kotzebue, where he'll become the first sitting president to travel north of the Arctic Circle.On the day before the president's visit, under a sunny sky and in a stiff wind a few blocks from the Dena'ina Center...
Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...he showed off new National Park Service maps with the mountain designated as Denali.Obama's excursion north of the Arctic Circle will make him the first sitting president to step foot in the Alaska Arctic, home to Alaska Natives. They've received less...
Obama to walk fine line on climate, energy

...first sitting president to visit the Alaska Arctic when he travels to Kotzebue - population 3,153 - just north of the Arctic Circle at the end of his three-day trip. He'll kick off the visit Monday with a speech to a State Department-hosted conference...
'Life in a smile': Friends reflect on those lost in Sitka landslide

...of the draft, Elmer had the league's 12 members play dizzy sports, Coltharp said. The group's members spun around in circles and then competed in various events. In one, for example, the dizzy participants hit softballs off a tee and measured whose...
Plane crashes on Kenai Peninsula, kills 2

...who described flames spreading rapidly from the plane. "I knew there was no hope of getting in there, so I walked two circles around that thing to see if there was anyone that was ejected out of it."But he didn't find anyone.Brown said the first...
Letter: Thank you Sam DeGrave

...certainly hurts hardest with the families and their friends. To see these young adults, the friends of the Diaz brothers, circle the wagons in a difficult time is a tribute to the resiliency of human nature. I truly hope it is equally tight for the Stortz...


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