Kodiak's Thomet places 15th at national meet

...20 Jesse Reiser, SR, Midwest, McHenry H.S., West McHenry IL9. 15:22 Alex Ostberg, SR, Northeast, Darien H.S., Darien CT10. 15:27 Conner Mantz, SR, West, Sky View H.S., Smithfield UT11. 15:28 Joshua Collins, SR, West...
Kenai cabin could earn spot in National Registry

...Kenai knows it as Veronica's Cafe. Doug Darien, who lived in the cabin during the '40s...that built it did a fantastic job," Darien, 76, said. "He didn't use a during its 92 year life-span. Darien remembers hauling wood in for the fire...
Velma Melendy Leishman

...Chaplin) and Steven LeRoy Leishman; three grandchildren (Penny Pearson, Jason & John Leishman), five great-grandchildren (Darien Pearson, Tamara Lee, Johnny Lee, Tye, Cameron, and Max Leishman) and two great-great grandchildren (Ruby Verona and...
Larmon and DeMuth wed

Rebecca Larmon, of Darien, N.Y., and Christopher DeMuth were married July 28 at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center...couple will participate in Juneau's Golden North Salmon Derby. They will make their home in Darien, N.Y.
Consider gender parity: stand up for women

I would like to respond to Friday's (Oct. 22) letter by Darien Krauss in which she finds it perfectly acceptable that men now entirely represent our Juneau Assembly. Her letter ends with the...
Instead of a boycott, how about a 'wolf derby'?

As an Alaskan resident for 43 years, I would never try to tell the people of Darien, Conn. (headquarters for Priscilla Feral's, "Friends of the Animals"), the most efficient way to spay or neuter their...
A profane editor

Brandon Loomis' farewell to Taco Bell (Empire, Nov. 12) was poignant and cute. However, the interspersed profanity was unbecoming to someone of his editorial stature. Even editors need editors. Darien Krauss Juneau
Cap the capitol with an onion dome

The idea of a golden onion dome atop a new capitol (Loomis, Nov. 19) is so gloriously grand that if it should now not materialize, I will be forever looking at Telephone Hill with a sense of something having gone awry. Darien Krauss Juneau
Group targets wolf-kill program

...Friends of Animals also said it was launching virtual howl-ins to enable supporters to voice their opposition online. The Darien, Conn.-based organization has collected about 5,000 signatures at actual howl-ins, or protests, staged across the...
Group files to back Palin for president

...Connecticut group said it is the first in the nation to register to raise money to draft Sarah Palin for president. Paul Streitz of Darien said the Federal Election Commission has confirmed the "2012 Draft Sarah Committee" is the first to file papers. Streitz...


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