Port Lions has culminating 50th anniversary celebration

...the main roads was covered in water, wells were contaminated by seawater, and areas filled with water by the waves did not drain.While the residents originally wanted to rebuild in place, they ultimately decided to rebuild elsewhere, choosing Settler...
SEARHC Receives "Chasing Zero" Award

...acquired in the hospital are associated with a urinary catheter, which is a tube inserted into the bladder through the urethra to drain urine. UTIs can be extremely painful and may affect the kidneys, bladder or urethra. The infection causes symptoms such as...
Empire Editorial: When the helpers need help

...crews workforce training and job and life skills.Catholic Community Services indicated its daycare, Puddle Jumpers, was a drain on resources. CCS simply didn't have the funding to keep the daycare afloat. A number of families were forced to find childcare...
What places that legalized pot need to know

...that legal weed would be a huge windfall for Washington and Colorado. Marijuana opponents predicted the drug would prove a drain on state finances because of higher law enforcement costs. Both sides were wrong. Colorado is on track to bring in some...
Suicide Basin water levels rising

...Glacier, lifting up the ice so it can drain into the Mendenhall lake and river.There's no way to predict when the glacier lake drain - a relatively new phenomenon for Juneau...Glacier in this case - so that the water can drain from below.Suicide Basin, approximately...
Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

...can't it be legal? If we legalized everything that was just as bad as alcohol and cigarettes then our state would go down the drain fast.That's why I think you should vote 'no' on ballot measure 2.Skylar HickokRaise the Minimum Wage!Politicians say...
Transboundary mine presentations to be held in Juneau, four other SE communities

...their skepticism about the mining companies' ability's to contain the waste from these mines, waste that would ultimately drain into key salmon rivers, such as the Taku, Stikine and Unuk. These groups became further disturbed after an earthen dam burst...
My Turn: Health care math doesn't add up for Alaskans

...The Affordable Care Act has evolved from a controversial partisan power play to a late-night punchline to a major economic drain on our state. Alaskans deserve true health care reform that cuts costs and improves access to services. I will continue to...
Glacial lake drain leaves Mendenhall River area soggy

An unusual glacial lake drain left residents along the Mendenhall River a little nervous about just...could locate the source of the water flow and how much was left to drain."It looked like the basin underneath Suicide Falls there has got...
Photo: Spring is in the air

A sight and sound of spring, a male red-breasted sapsucker raps on a metal drain pipe as he calls for a mate on Douglas Island on Monday.


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