Paul Ballard

...leaving us June of this year. Even in passing, Paul was a giver. His greatest, deepest love was seeing joy on people's faces. He found joy in the simple things in life: fishing, breaking bread with friends, and his beloved bible given to him by...
Mark Edward Haffner

...Haffner of Tee Harbor. Mark grew up in Juneau and most recently lived in Hoonah. Mark was a commercial fisherman and his name and face are recognized by many in the fishing community. He began his career as a fisherman on the waters of Southeast Alaska when he...
Police share video of assault suspect near Capitol black-and-white footage shows the suspect's face, an image JPD previously released to the public to aid their...who it is."Since releasing the screenshot of the suspect's face to the public on July 21, JPD has only received one tip about...
The indictment that couldn't wait

...her Douglas home on July 7.Instead, it only indicted him for a weaker felony, third-degree assault, for which Hogan can face up to five years in prison if convicted, as the Empire previously reported.Juneau District Attorney James Scott attributed...
My Turn: UAS offers good education close to home degree debt-free as an Alaska Performance Scholarship recipient. She avoided the burden of many graduates nationwide who face student loan debt averaging $28,000. Graduating debt-free means Laura can think about using her income for things like...
Families welcome Japanese students

...from past students' time in Juneau."Aside from the smiling faces of Juneau families, city representatives were also part of the program. She recognized many of the matured faces as elementary students she once taught."When I walked in...
Obama calls GOP criticism of Iran deal 'ridiculous,' 'sad'

...make sure I'm turning over the keys to somebody who is serious about the serious problems that the country faces and the world faces."The president was asked specifically about Huckabee's assertion that Obama had agreed to a nuclear deal...
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New York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

...west of the prison. Sweat was captured near the Canadian border two days later and sent to another prison.Mitchell, 51, faces a sentence of 2 1/3 to seven years in prison under terms of a plea deal with prosecutors. Sentencing is set for Sept. 28...
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Health care spending to accelerate, US report says

...that the bill will continue to grow faster than the economy, which is what pays the bill," he added. "The next president faces the task of reining in the growth of federal entitlement spending.""I do think this becomes something of a liability for...
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Anchorage artist plans suicide awareness sculptures

...into completed statues.Arms were neatly stored separately, to be attached as the project advances. So were masks of the faces, which won't necessarily be placed on their original bodies. "In some cases it's actually better if the parts come from...


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