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Sally Margaret Short

...departure fanfare and thirty or more hours of shipboard excitement, fatigue caught up with her and she slept peacefully with her face in a plate of mashed potatoes at the captain's table.Sally's brother had preceded her to America, so she had family waiting...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175530194
Jacob William Lewis

...someone who lived big doing exactly what he loved and cared deeply for his family and friends. He always had a smile on his face and a helping hand to offer to anyone who needed him. To his friends he was the life of the party and to his family he was love...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175441040
Judge strikes down law to limit Medicaid funds for abortions

...crisis "may be extreme," noting that indigent women often face stressors such as homelessness, addiction or domestic violence...where a low-income woman decides to carry to term "in the face of significant risks," he wrote.But under the law that was...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-28/judge-strikes-down-law-limit-medicaid-f
State
My Turn: Sullivan: President must experience 'real' Alaska through its people

...all.But in Alaska, a land of extraordinary potential, we face a unique problem, one that I hope President Obama recognizes...absolutely critical in maintaining our country's strength as we face increasing challenges to America's security in the Arctic and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-27/my-turn-sullivan-president-must-exper
Opinion
My Turn: Obama's visit to the arctic

...but as an opportunity to see the many challenges and hurdles Alaskans face each and every day. With more than 80 percent of our communities off the road system, we face some of the most basic and fundamental obstacles: high energy and food...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-27/my-turn-obamas-visit-arctic
Opinion
Bolt leaves 'em laughing and a new star comes out in 400

...was basically jogging to the finish when he turned to his left and saw South African sprinter Anaso Jobodwana making a funny face at him. The two shared a laugh."It's the third time I've been in a semifinal with him," said Jobodwana, who has now...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-08-27/bolt-leaves-em-laughing-and-new-star-c
Sports
Suit seeks to bar Walker from expanding Medicaid on his own

JUNEAU - The state could face irreparable fiscal injury if Gov. Bill Walker's plan to expand Medicaid coverage in Alaska takes effect next week, according...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-25/suit-seeks-bar-walker-expanding-medicai
State
Suit seeks to bar Walker from acting on his own

JUNEAU - The state could face irreparable fiscal injury if Gov. Bill Walker's plan to expand Medicaid coverage in Alaska takes effect next week, according...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-26/suit-seeks-bar-walker-acting-his-own
State
Little League World Series news

...single, and Mexico eliminated Taipei, Taiwan with an 11-1 victory on Tuesday at the Little League World Series.Mexico will face Japan or Venezuela, which are both unbeaten and play on Wednesday.Leon drove in only one run during Mexicali's first three...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-08-26/little-league-world-series-news
Sports
Veterans say reformed VA hurting

...temporary program that allows veterans across the nation to seek treatment at clinics and hospitals outside of the VA system if they face waits of more than 30 days or live more than 40 miles away from a VA facility.But the frustrated veterans who testified said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-25/veterans-say-reformed-va-hurting
State

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