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Airline reviews its unaccompanied minor policy

...Wednesday, Aug. 15, Brian and Elise Pringle learned that their 15-year-old...spokeswoman for Alaska Airlines. Elise Pringle said she and her husband were...that have to go through this," Elise Pringle said. "It has to be stopped...
Empire Editorial: Teens shouldn't fly without permission

Brian and Elise Pringle knew they were looking at a recipe for disaster: a runway child, the lure of an Internet boyfriend in another state and an airline...
Teenager buys one-way ticket to a nightmare

Early Wednesday morning Elise Pringle awoke to find her daughter missing. Her nightmare had only just begun. Sound off on the important issues at Pringle's daughter...
Gun scare at school

...charges may be filed, pending investigation, said Lt. Ron Forneris. "It was too scary," said Riverside resident Elise Pringle. "This is the third event of the season where somebody ditched (his vehicle) near the school. We need more protection...
School vandals shatter 16 windows, 3 doors

...are concerned about their safety. "I am highly irritated by the vandalism but the fire thing got me scared," said Elise Pringle, who has lived in the neighborhood since 1994. "I get panicked when I see smoke now. Whoever set the fire needs...
City panel: Time to cull bears

...everyone in touch with it. Not everyone reads the paper or watches the news," he said. Riverside Drive resident Elise Pringle called police when a bear walked on the Mendenhall River Community School playground Thursday afternoon. She doesn't...
City to put fluoride back into the water

...Wastewater Treatment plant. The public is uneducated about the downsides to fluoride, say residents Larry Buzzell and Elise Pringle, who have studied the issue for years. Pringle claims fluoride over time can cause poisoning starting with joint...
Year in Review

...than normal, causing damage to parts of the heavily used trail system and nearby roads. Underage flying Brian and Elise Pringle made national headlines after their 15-year-old daughter bought a one-way ticket from Alaska Airlines with stolen...
Stevens wants to close underage flying 'loophole'

...We're not aware of any rule that prohibits minors from purchasing an airline ticket," she said. Juneau's Elise Pringle, mother of the 15 year old, said she is highly supportive of Stevens' comments and vows to continue fighting for...
Stevens to FAA: Fix child flight loophole or I will

...senator and we will work with his office to secure an appropriate resolution," she said in an e-mail statement. Elise Pringle, mother of the 15-year-old Juneau girl who flew unaccompanied, said she supports Stevens' actions to close the...


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