SEACC director, facing cancer, resigns

...notable conservation organizations for two years, and has in recent years inspired opposition to transboundary mining.SEACC was formed in 1970 to oppose large-scale logging in the Tongass National Forest. It has since expanded its scope to support climate...
Rampant Rabbits: Invasive, feral rabbits overrun Valley Neighborhood

...effort to put together what they later called the "Bunny Task Force." Sell formed this group after hearing Neary's reports of rabbits at the glacier. It was also formed in response to the growing number of complaints Fish and Game was getting...
Local | Outdoors
Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...Then there are days when I'm fired up and ready to fight."From New England to North Carolina, scattered insurgencies have formed in opposition to a spider web of pipelines up and down the Eastern Seaboard as the nation's energy industry seeks to move...
Nation and World

...decided the actor was behind the slaying and ordered him to pay Bonny Lee Bakley's children $30 million. Tropical Storm Gamma formed off the coast of Central America. Character actor Harold J. Stone, 92, died in Woodland Hills, California.Five years...
Not For Web
31 kids compete in first fall trap tournament second with 4. More than 100 people attended the event, said trap team coach Mark Kappler.? To read about the newly formed youth trap team in Juneau, see
Healing Hand Foundation announces new director

...directors to increase Alaskan Natives' access to unfunded healthcare services.According to a press release from SEARHC, the HHF formed in 2001 to help fill the funding gap in health care services for Southeast Alaskan Native people. Formerly known as The SEARHC...
Air Force picks Northrop Grumman to build next big bomber

...that eventually may be capable of flying without a pilot aboard.The loser of the high-stakes bidding contest was a team formed by Boeing Co. and Lockheed Martin Corp."The long-range strike bomber will support America's defense strategy by forming...
Nation and World
A few strange stories

...on the nearby Stikine River, Mr. Strand served on the newly formed Alaska Department Board of Fish and Game. More than a half...on halibut boats and steamships and prospected.In 1900 he formed a partnership with three other men. They were broke and ready...
George Barris, creator of TV's original Batmobile, has died

...was still in high school in Northern California when he designed his first fully customized car, a 1936 Ford.Soon after he formed Kustoms Car Club and went to work in earnest with his late brother, Sam.Over the next 70 years he would design literally...
Nation and World
Hints of life on what was thought to be a desolate early Earth

...for life to pop up than previously thought.Not only does that change the way scientists thought Earth was like soon after it formed 4.5 billion years ago, but gives them reason to theorize that life itself is more plentiful throughout the universe because...
Nation and World


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