Two Southeast Alaska youth honored for volunteerism at national award ceremony

WASHINGTON, D.C. ? Alaska's top two youth volunteers of 2015, Cassandra Adams, 17...medallion and an all-expense-paid trip with a parent to Washington, D.C., for four days of recognition events.Adams, a senior at Ketchikan...
'Monumental' art unveiled at Soboleff Building

...Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.In thanking Singletary for his work, Deisheetaan clan...Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. and the Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage, among...
Video calls bike gang arrests into question

...criminal street gang."David LaBahn, president and CEO of the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys in Washington, D.C., said Texas is one of a handful of states with this charge on its books. The charge is meant to disrupt gang activity...
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No bail for suspected killer

...Francke, Commander of MCPD Major Crimes Division, in an interview with WJLA News, an ABC affiliate serving the Washington, D.C., area, including Maryland. The Maryland contingent, three MCPD major crimes detectives, flew into Juneau on May 14...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...trip from their homes to Washington, D.C., to see war memorials and other that helps older veterans visit D.C.The Travises recently returned with...Portland, Ore., and at the Washington, D.C., airport, more honor guards met...
Top Juneau youth volunteer to be recognized

...Juneau.As a state honoree, Amara also received $1,000 and an all-expense-paid trip in early May to Washington, D.C., for several days of national recognition events. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, conducted by Prudential...
Man arrested after flying drone near White House

...National Airport are part of a "No Drone Zone." Those rules were adopted after the Sept. 11 attacks."Anyone visiting the D.C. area should leave their drone at home," FAA Administrator Michael Huerta said in a statement Wednesday.Thursday's...
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Sports on TV for May 17

...NBCSN - Premier League, Arsenal at Manchester United1 p.m., ESPN2 - MLS, Los Angeles at Orlando3 p.m., FS1 - MLS, D.C. United at Philadelphia5:30 p.m., FS1 - Women's national teams, exhibition, United States vs. Mexico, at Carson...
Alaska's Maeva Ordaz wins National Poetry Out Loud Championship

...Auditorium at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Ordaz was one of nine state champions who made it to the...Williams. Her prize included $200 and a paid trip to D.C. to compete at the national level, representing Alaska...
AWARE recognized by FBI with 'extraordinary' award

...joined 57 others from across the country in Washington, D.C., earlier this month to accept awards for making extraordinary...realize they would receive the national award, taking her to D.C."It felt great, I felt really special," she said...


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