Bartlett prepares for Ebola, just in case to a traveler from West Africa. The latter is what most people are concerned with, since Juneau is an international destination only accessible by air or boat.BRH is additionally asking its department supervisors and managers to take the lead on reviewing...
Driver makes nearly 5K flawless runs on haul road

...haul road and the often unpredictable nature of the road's conditions, Schank has found a way to reliably arrive at his destination on time during the years."You could almost set your clock on when he'd be there," Glenn "Oly" Aasland said.Aasland...
Letter: Abandon Juneau road alternative 2B

...declining state dollars on improving the Alaska Marine Highway System, not on a new road to a totally undeveloped final destination. The state's preferred alternative 2B, the East Lynn Canal Highway to Katzehin, is a blatant waste of money in start-up...
Most Alaskans to get nearly $1,900 in oil money

...Super-Saver" sale being held through Friday at an Anchorage Girl Scouts store. Alaska Airlines announced more than 90 destinations available through a PFD sale running between Sept. 24 and Oct. 29. "How does travel to faraway warm sapphire seas sound...
Fostering 'Kindred' spirits

Juneau's newest First Friday destination, Kindred Post, will celebrate its participation in this monthly arts tradition with a grand opening party during the First Friday...
Empire Editorial: Keep Alaska neutral in the airline wars

...We can't drive to Seattle or Anchorage, and taking the ferry isn't an option when you don't have days to reach your destination.This summer, Juneau benefited from competition between Delta Airlines and Alaska Airlines - and we hope that competition...
Brooks Camp Visitor Center extends fall hours

...electricity for the electric fence surrounding the camp ground may not be available.Brooks Camp is Katmai's most popular destination. It offers opportunities to watch brown bears, enjoy world-class sport fishing, explore unique volcanic landscapes...
Refinery closure leads to higher asphalt expense

...keep it liquid. Carlile and other companies have to pump it into heated tanks, reheat it in Fairbanks or North Pole and pump it back into the tanker trucks before it is sent to its final destination, which could be Deadhorse or Eagle.
Slack Tide: Come with me if you want to live!

...hometown hasn't been rendered a toxic hell-scape by environmental catastrophe. I'm just saying, Alaska isn't the only destination for the impending geo-climactic apocalypse. A few ideas:? For the ironic... Why not try "The End of the World...
A Trip North

...most of the West Coast's coastal temperate rainforest. The best part of the trip, however, was his arrival at his final destination. "...The biggest highlight had to be arriving at the Hobbit Hole, the culmination of the long journey. That night...


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