State flags fly at half-staff for Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has ordered state flags to fly at half-staff today in honor of Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day. The day commemorates the anniversary of Japan's 1942 attack on Alaska during World War II."As a child, my dad told us...
Budget cuts mean state courts will close for two extra days in FY16

...courts will be closed for two extra days as part of a move to address...statewide will be closed on the day after Thanksgiving and the day before Christmas. Emergency proceedings...still take place in court on those days.In an email, court system spokeswoman...
John Daugherty

...often in the best of humor. Until his last days, John's visits with his children living...theCommissioner of the Department of Revenue. On the day following the sale, John accompanied checks so Alaska would earn that one day of interest on the huge amount. John continued...
Marian George

...loving mom; her birthday came a few days after we took her to her final like a blur. Now that Mother's Day has passed by, we feel it once again...and tell her we are making it through day by day and we will never forget the teaching...
Joseph Patterson

Joseph (Joey) Patterson June 1, 1950 December 8, 2014 is asleep in death awaiting the resurrection in the last day. Joey was born in Juneau, Alaska to Lillian Patterson (Gamble). He lived most of his life in the State of Washington. Heactively...
Naty Yadao Jose

...arrangements will be held at the Alaskan Memorial Park & Legacy Funeral Home. For those who would like to pay their respects, a one day viewing will take place on Thursday, May 21 from 12pm to 9pm. A rosary prayer will commence at 6pm. A funeral mass service...
Heather Mary George

...dearly, in death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone; for part of us went with you, the day that God called you home. You left us peaceful memories, your love is still our guide: and though we cannot see you, you...
Bomber's college friends face sentencing

BOSTON - It was three days after the stunning bombing of the Boston Marathon, and the FBI was asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects...
Regional News
Alaskans may be booted from crucial halibut vote

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council will spend the first four days of its weeklong meeting in Sitka beginning Wednesday deciding on a series of deep cuts in the halibut bycatch allocation for the...
Small symposium offers huge opportunity

...I've been talking about people's duo-day-num and making an idiot of myself. Of...Alaska, even the successful ones, have day jobs) Stabenow advises to write about your...on our lonely love of writing. For a few days in Skagway, the writers aren't lonely...


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