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Northern bog lemmings at cliff's edge?

...WildEarthGuardiansPetitionNorthernBogLemming.pdf?docID=14742 Read more on USFWS's website here: ? Contact Juneau Empire outdoors writer Mary Catharine Martin at maryc.martin@capweek...
First of Tanzanian albino kids with missing limbs goes home

...Tuesday at Kennedy Airport, heading to Tanzania's capital, Dar es Salaam. She'd been in the United States since June with the...studying for the school exam she faces after returning to Dar es Salaam, where she and the other four have been living in a...
Nation and World
My Turn: Don't be snookered, ther'es no 'free ride'

Fear can set you up and be a cause of really bad decisions. We face inevitable economic change even with our state's savings set aside for this very crisis. An increasing number of Alaskans (the majority) are understanding the formidable challenge.
Museum tour redefines 'heroes'

...of the older generations."When looking for heroes to discuss on the tour Hamburger followed a basic criterion. The hero(es) had to be a regular person who would inspire others to think, "I could do that." They must have made an impact or important...
Empire Editorial: The price of a windfall

...Commission, which ran the spectrum auction, has an obscure rule that gives a 25 percent discount to "very small business(es)," those with less than $15 million in revenue for the preceding three years.There's an even smaller rule that says if...
World Affairs Council brings Mexico to the North

...came a phrase that came to become one of the modern cornerstones of Mexico's foreign policy: "El respecto al derecho ajeno es la paz." Respect for the rights of others is the basis for peace."That phrase there in Spanish is a phrase that all Mexicans...
Five Good Reads: Genevieve Gagne-Hawes

...epistolary romance, thrilling mystery; improbably but delightfully paints English grad students as literary Indiana Jones-es.? "The Remains of the Day," by Kazuo IshiguroBetter than the movie (and I love the movie). Reading this is the most...
Airline's upgrades include new seats, high-tech features

...Juneau during the Legislative session, and its intra-Alaska fares that offers in-state flights at discounted fares. Ther'es also the airline's Honor Flight Program, which enables WWII veterans to fly to Washington D.C. to visit the WWII memorial...
FANTASY GRIND: Rodgers' injury, schedules, Clay

...the line (at all)," says Bell, who discussed Vegas shifts on injuries in a Grantland column earlier this year ( players often overreact to unexpected developments, demanding more from opposing defenses after a...
'Keeping up with the Joneses' and the rules of pluralization

...newspapers abide, for "proper names ... ending in 'es,' 's' or 'z' add 'es'" to pluralize. Examples given by the AP Style Book...all like, but the consequence of not adding the 'es' is having people think the persevering couple's...


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