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Margaret Mary Garrison Whyte

...Margaret Mary Whyte was born 1/31/1930 in the town of Listowel, County Kerry, Ireland, where she grew up the second eldest of five children born to Patrick ("Paddy") and Katherine (Mulvihill) Whyte. She preferred to be called by her childhood nickname...

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Walter Francis Baldwin

...administrative aide to Governor Walter Hickel and Governor Keith Miller. In 1968, Walter met Dawn (Chapman) Baldwin and her five children while she was a waitress at the Imperial Café in Juneau. They married December 26, 1969. Walter moved his new family...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173915197
Wet and warm, Juneau breaks rainfall record

With five days still remaining in the month, Juneau has already set the record for the wettest January on record.As of 3 p.m. Sunday...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-26/wet-and-warm-juneau-breaks-rainfall-rec
Local
Local Sports Calendar for Monday, Jan. 26

...Saturday, May 30RUNNINGHome, 9-9:30 a.m., Seacoast Relay (Empire Cup Race), start at UAS and finish at Eagle Beach. Five leg relay (2.5-6 mile legs), fee $12 per runner, teams must enter by 5 p.m. Thursday. Contact Susan Cable at smokingoldgeezers...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-26/local-sports-calendar-monday-jan-26
Sports
Montana man fined for offense on Alaska hunt

...included Joe Hendricks, the owner of Fair Chase Hunts and a master guide who died in November. Hendricks was sentenced in 2012 to five years of probation and a $125,000 fine.Altogether, fines have totaled $273,000 for at least 116 documented violations...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-26/montana-man-fined-offense-alaska-hunt
State
Puppets take to the classrooms

...extra sharp for battle with a dragon that he penciled in, flying near the corner of his page.Carriker's class, along with five other kindergarten and first-grade classes will meet with the artists four more times to build their chosen collaborative puppets...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-26/puppets-take-classrooms
Local
Obama to seek wilderness designation for ANWR

...Interior Department spokeswoman Jessica Kershaw, responding by email Sunday, did not offer details, but she said a proposed five-year offshore drilling plan is forthcoming and that environmental reviews of lease areas in the Arctic waters off Alaska's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-26/obama-seek-wilderness-designation-anwr
State | AK legislature
University of Alaska dedicates herb book to Fairbanks expert

...offered Fay space at the university to expand her classes. Later, Fay offered to grow herbs for the Georgeson Botanical Garden. Five formal herb beds followed, maintained by Fay and volunteers who called themselves the "Herb Bunch" and continued research...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-26/university-alaska-dedicates-herb-book-f
State
New DOT commissioner is an old one

...month after defending the Juneau Access Improvements Project to the governor. Walker decided to defund the project, along with five other large-scale capital projects, in December. Kemp was appointed to his position by Parnell after Luiken left in 2012...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-25/new-dot-commissioner-old-one
State | AK legislature
Lions thank Juneau for another successful Light Flights

...closest friends to sing Happy Birthday to those celebrating, take group photos, guide them out the door and cheer and "high five" their return. Those with tears in their eyes prior to the flight return with a smile on their face. It's a night they won't...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-01-25/lions-thank-juneau-another-successf
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