Stephen McPhertres

...the principal, librarian, and cheerleading coach, becoming superintendent by default when the previous one left abruptly. Gary Matthews, former Haines teacher and head of the Alaska Association of School Activities, says Steve excelled in all roles...
Kubiak benches Manning for Bears game

...Manning stood at his locker a few feet away and spoke about his various ailments and the pain of being benched.Broncos coach Gary Kubiak decided to make the switch Monday in the aftermath of Denver's 29-13 loss to Kansas City in which Manning was picked...
Not For Web
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees as a whole. He said the federal government can't perform "proper security checks" on Syrians.UTAH (7)Gov. Gary Herbert is ordering a review of security checks for refugees coming to Utah on the heels of the last week's attacks in Paris...
Nation and World
Schools in jeopardy

...that, rumors, legislators from both sides of the party line are also proactively taking a stand against the change.Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak; Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel; Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham; and Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel...
State | Local | AK legislature
Celebrity captured in letters of famed

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Marilyn Monroe liked the champagne: "It arrived, I drank it, and I was gayer," she wrote to the German consulate general.
Death Notice: Rodney Jay Franzen

...He attended schools in Juneau and later joined the U.S. Navy. He is survived by his wife, Genevie Franzen; brothers, Gary Franzen and Dennis Franzen. He was preceeded in death by his parents, Richard and Betty Franzen; brothers, Norman Franzen...
Death Notices
Rodney Jay Franzen

...MaryJane who took Rodney into the family as their own son. Rodney is survived by his loving wife Genevie Franzen and brothers Gary and Dennis Franzen. Rodney was surrounded by his family as he peacefully passed on November 1, 2015. Rodney was laid to rest...
Chinese President arrives in Seattle for U.S. visit

...was greeted by a group that included Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, former Washington governor and U.S. ambassador to China Gary Locke and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.Xi will spend his first day in the U.S. in a Seattle hotel, where talks between five...
Regional News
Kenneth Scott Willis

...Ricker, and Kenneth Jackson Willis; his parents, Ken and Kitsie Willis; and his siblings, Larry (Sandy) Willis, Lynn (Gary) Allred, Kathleen (John) Hughes, Cindy Willis, David (Janet) Willis and Michael (Tiffany) Willis; in-laws, nieces...
Gary Anderson to present one-man show 'Naked Darrow'

Writer and producer Gary Anderson will be visiting Juneau to perform his one-man play "Naked Darrow" on March 7 and 8. The play is based on the life...


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