Jamie McClary Parsons

...from Kent Meridian High School in 1959. He attended the University of Washington, where he was president of his fraternity, Delta Upsilon. He also attended Western Washington University, where he met his wife-to-be, Mary Beth Gebert. After leaving...
Delta leaves airline lobbying group; was split on issues

NEW YORK - Delta Air Lines is leaving the main trade and...Calio, said in a statement Tuesday that Delta "has not been aligned" with other airlines...nation's air traffic control system.Delta said the $5 million in annual membership...
My turn: Plastic shopping bags endanger our planet's future

...the salmon food chain - from making shells. They talked about "dead zones" - oxygen - free areas often found at urban river deltas where nothing can live - spanning hundreds and sometimes thousands of square miles. They described hundreds of thousands of...
New oil leases being offered despite uproar

...geologists believe at least 2 billion barrels of oil and huge amounts of natural gas lie beneath the coastal lagoons, river deltas and sedge grass meadows - an area also where caribou give birth to their calves and thousands of geese migrate each summer to...
Northwest Digest

...began his 40-year educational career as a Bureau of Indian Affairs teacher in Yupik villages of the lower Yukon and Kuskokwim deltas. He later served as Alaska commissioner of education from 1971 until 1983 and again from 1986 to 1987. He was chancellor of...
KTOO's 'Shorebirds' wins national award

...shot the documentary, taped footage in nesting grounds on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. He said most of the footage was shot on the Stikine and Copper River deltas and the Homer Spit in Kachemak Bay, where birds feed. The deceptively barren tide...
US Army helps Park Service on Denali

...essentially a trip into another world. As the helicopters gained altitude, the scenery outside changed from forested river deltas to canyon-lashed foothills and then, finally, to jagged mountain peaks and snow-covered glaciers.Park Ranger Joe Reichert...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...programs across the state aren't on her list. She works for the regional health organization for the Yukon and Kuskokwim deltas where per capita income levels are as low as they get. Bragg said state budget cuts - such as those to alcohol and drug abuse...
Tales of budget woes

...organization for the Yukon and Kuskokwim deltas where per capita income levels are as low as they get. ``In the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, many people are barely making it,'' she said. ``In the delta, we're not talking about music and art...
My turn: Better uses of cash than dredging the channel

...dredged by their mouths, each creek began to cut deeper channels for themselves and that material flowed into the channel forming deltas. The Corps of Engineers decided it needed some expert advice to determine what, if anything, could be done to stop the back-flow...


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