My Turn: Taking a stand for a balanced government

...injunction against Gov. Bill Walker for his attempt to expand Medicaid without authorization.The Alaska Constitution is crystal clear: no public funds may be spent outside of the legislative appropriations process. The governor has begun the task of...
Museum tour redefines 'heroes'

...or important contribution to the community and be tied to a specific place downtown. Individuals profiled have ranged from Crystal Snow Jenne and Bishop Michael Kenny to legendary bush pilot Shell Simmons. The museum will review the program at the end of...
Munoz, Sarandria to be wed

...Sarandria is the groom's biological father.Colleen Hudson will be the maid of honor and bridesmaids will be Chantil Bergman, Crystal Clark and Katelin Houlihan.Eric Hill will be best man. Groomsmen will be John Loverink, Jon Jeans and Scott Bergman.The...
Sports on TV for Aug. 16

...BrnoNFL9 a.m., NFL - Preseason, Indianapolis at PhiladelphiaSOCCER4:25 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League, Arsenal at Crystal Palace5:30 a.m., FS1 - Bundesliga, Eintracht Frankfurt at Wolfsburg8:55 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League, Chelsea...
Schirack takes Nifty Fifty

...time):1. Andrew Schirack, 26, M, Wasilla, AK, 4:00:192. Anna Mae Flynn, 28, F, Tahoma, CA, 4:41:453. Crystal Hudak, 30, F, Juneau, AK, 5:01:274. Seth Smith, 26, M, Juneau, AK, 5:22:395. Naomi Staley, 24, F, Juneau...
Juneau runners fare well at White River 50-mile

...and Bryan Hitchock, 40, led a strong stable of capital city runners in the White River 50-mile Trail Run on Saturday at Crystal Mountain, Washington. The course featured rolling terrain, ridge tops, northwest forest, technical trails and several...
Niche spa treatments growing in number

...detoxifying and killing harmful bacteria and viruses. The steam sauna looks odd against the natural woods, warm colors and raw crystals that surround it. "There are lots of benefits to us sweating things out," Waller said. The ozone machine is another element...
Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...a thin film spreads across the continent's coastal waters. It's an embryonic form of sea ice: a mush of microscopic crystals that floats on the dense, salty water of the Southern Ocean.As winter takes root, this proto-sea ice grows thicker and...
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What's out there for the kids?

...for older kids. The U.S. Forest Service's Crystal Lake Camp isn't operating anymore, and the city's...starting to work together. I'm pretty optimistic." Crystal LakeThis week at Crystal Lake, in the Dredge Lakes area, camp instructors...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 20, 2015

...everyone from Southeast Alaska who traveled north to participate. Full results weren't available Sunday, but we do know that Crystal Worl took home the top prize in the women's bench reach. Kudos!Thumbs down to fecal felons. It's a disgusting problem...


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