Observing 'Back to the Future' Day with blasts from Juneau's past

...process. From pop music to the revamped DeLorean that serves as the time machine, the movie has surprises scattered about like Easter eggs. Some of the fun for the audience is gathering them in before Zemeckis hands them to the audience.It's one of the...
94 in Alaska? Weather extremes tied to erratic jet stream

...March. That was followed by the winter of 2012-13 when nor'easters seemed to queue up to strike the same coastal areas repeatedly...and snowier weather in places like Chicago and caused nor'easters in New England, Francis said.But for true extremes, nothing...
My Turn: Climate impact report only useful for kindling

...on to say that there has been no long-term increase in hurricane landfalls, tornadoes, thunderstorms, droughts, Nor'easters, heat waves or cold waves. Dr. Stanley Goldenberg, of the Hurricane Research Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
Couple finds, answers 9-year-old message in bottle

...The next morning, in fog, they rowed a Zodiac to shore to search the beach. The inlet opens to the northeast, so nor'easters have thrown lots of stuff up onto the shore at its head, Sarafin said. He was combing another part of the beach when Salvoni...
Homeowners' Easter surprise is a house fire

Capital City Fire and Rescue extinguished a fire at a Mendenhall Valley home on Easter Sunday that began inside a plastic coffee container.The fire caused about $3,000 in damage to the insured home at 9446 Carroll...
Easter signals change, renewal

Today is Easter Sunday. Easter means so many things to so many different people. For some it is...important holiday than Christmas. Some of us might remember that Easter is the day of the year when we can again wear white pumps rather...
Brighten Easter with a 'very neon' celebration at Eaglecrest what they are calling a "very neon Easter celebration" from 9 a.m. to 3 p...Sunday. The public is invited to enjoy an Easter Egg hunt, bunny and bonnet contest...toss. The celebrations run all day on Easter. Participants will get a chance to win...
Easter: A glorious mystery

...since we were in the midst of the Lenten season and heading into Easter. My trepidation turned to amazement as I saw the looks on, I can look to the future with hope. The mystery of Easter is not always easy to explain to some people, but a life filled...
Zach Gordon Easter Egg Hunt thanks

The Zach Gordon Youth Center's 29th Annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 30 was an immensely enjoyable occasion that...left our event with great big smiles and baskets filled with Easter eggs. Our thanks to: our community, Jesuit Volunteers...
Thanks for volunteering at our Easter Egg Hunt

The Zach Gordon Youth Center's 26th annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 3 was yet another immensely enjoyable occasion...distribution and Orion Krauss for kindly agreeing to be our costumed Easter Bunny mascot. We would also like to give thanks to Joyce Kitka...


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