Rodney Jay Franzen

...Alaska, where he grew up in what was known as the Johnson Home. Alaska was a mainstay in Rodney's heart and he looked forward to returning one more time. Rodney ultimately ended up in Cuba, New Mexico where he resided with his wife and soulmate Genevie...
Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...Under Article 4, Section 8 of the Alaska Constitution, a seven-member judicial council vets applicants for judgeships and forwards a list of recommended finalists to the governor for final selection. In this case, the selection is expected to take place...
JDHS skates into the win column

...into the Kenai crease.JDHS forward Ryan Liebelt, forward Quin Gist and defenseman Kasey...defenseman Simon Marks (assisted by forwards Cully Corrigan and Joseph Monsef...Barnum and Watts) and senior forward Oscar Jones (Watts assist...
Ketchikan marijuana committee to consider pot tax proposal with a marijuana tax.The committee will meet Monday to discuss the $10-per-ounce excise tax on marijuana brought forward by Ralph Mirsky, according to the Ketchikan Daily News.Under Mirsky's proposal, marijuana tax revenue in Ketchikan would...
Algae threatens Dungeness season

...disappointment because we really look forward to it every November," said Matt Watson...Ducker, who grew up in California, looks forward to her family's holiday tradition...fresh Dungeness crab."We're looking forward to having Dungeness crab for Christmas...
Corporation to review consultant contract as end date nears

...interest in a major proposed gas project to AGDC, the corporation will re-evaluate how Boykin's skills might be used going forward or if his services are still needed, AGDC spokesman Miles Baker said.Who Gov. Bill Walker may want leading the state team...
Juneau Assembly passes marijuana zoning ordinance; restricts cultivation in residential areas

...additions were mostly defeated, leaving the proposal almost unchanged from its committee form.Assembly member Mary Becker put forward a motion to remove all cultivation from D1 residential zones, which are usually used for single-family homes and duplexes...
Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...reluctant to be tested. He voiced hope that "others may come forward and say, 'Thanks, Charlie, for kicking the door open...Sheen's interview, "I saw someone who has made a major leap forward and is on a new path that will hopefully end up helping a lot...
Nation and World
Crimson Bears compete on Stars ice

...two-goal lead in hockey is the most dangerous. Just ask junior forward Corey Hanson."I was a little nervous they were going to...shot came with under four minutes to play when JDHS sophomore forward Kasey Watts intercepted the puck and shook off a SoHi defender...
Walter Soboleff retrospective

...think there's some responsibility for all of us here to carry forward in his legacy... You yourselves can spread this message...values, and kindness, and caring. We can carry his legacy forward together." Here are a few stories people shared during the...


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