Today in History

...V announced during a visit to India that the capital would be transferred from Calcutta to Delhi.In 1917, Father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town outside Omaha, Neb.In 1925, the first motel - the Motel Inn - opened in San Luis Obispo, Calif.In...
My Turn: Chamber CEO, Empire misrepresent circumstances of minimum wage debate

...Tom Brice, at his workplace, and Ed Flanagan, though the Alaskans For a Fair Minimum...unable to attend, and directed her to Ed Flanagan, the sponsor of the minimum wage initiative...aware of it.In mid or late August, Flanagan agreed to speak at the Chamber Forum...
Booker season: And the winner is...

...Narrow Road to the Deep North" by Richard Flanagan.I may not have liked this one but I...continued to fail to write this one," Flanagan told the Sydney Morning Herald. "I...saying that "this is the book Richard Flanagan was born to write."Flanagan, less...
Booker season: Not this one

I really can't recommend "The Narrow Road to the Deep North" by Richard Flanagan. The other Man Booker Prize shortlisted books so far had their sad parts, but they always had some redeeming quality that kept...
My turn: Teacher supports Flanagan and Saddler for School Board

I urge voters to vote for Ed Flanagan and Sally Saddler for Juneau School...of Juneau. I have witnessed both Flanagan and Saddler advocating for a balanced...great addition to our School Board. Flanagan has a son attending sixth grade at...
Photo: End of the run

Ed Flanagan takes down a Byron Mallott for Governor sign in a field near the Brotherhood Bridge on Thursday. Mallott ended his run for governor earlier in the week when he agreed to run for Lt. Governor with Bill Walker for Governor.
Ed Flanagan named Labor commissioner

When work gets dangerous, Ed Flanagan may be the top person to call for help. Flanagan, 46, was named the new commissioner of by Gov. Tony Knowles. As commissioner, Flanagan will be responsible for overseeing the department's...
Chamber debate turns into lecture against minimum wage hike

...Chamber of Commerce CEO Cathie Roemmich said the group invited Ed Flanagan, a former state of Alaska Labor Commissioner and co-founder...such as food, housing, clothing and medical care.Neither Flanagan nor Brice returned phone calls seeking comment by press time...
Alaska hosted national and collegiate karate championships

...Salve Regina U. Collegiate Color Belt Kata1st Place - Sean Flanagan - Salve Regina U.2nd Place - Gianna Gaultieri - Salve Regina...CollegeCollegiate Intermediate Kumite (Mens)1st Place - Sean Flanagan - Salve Regina University Collegiate Advanced Kata (Womens...
Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

...of three in Alaska and $13,700 below the federal poverty threshold for a family of four." This statement was made by Ed Flanagan, Tom Cashen, and Jim Sampson of know that people who opposed Ballot Measure No. 3 might say...


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