Joseph Washington Betit

...1945. He served as Assistant Inspector General in Eighth Army Headquarters in the Far...Chief, Officer's Branch, Adjutant General's Section. His promotion to captain...assigned to the Pentagon and then as Adjutant General at Ft. Devens, Mass. Joseph and family...
Joe H. Satko

...Ephrata, WA, where their son Herb was born. In the early 50's, Joe returned to Juneau to stay, first working for the General Motors dealer, then opening his own business on South Franklin Street, Joe's Body Shop, later renamed Capital City Auto...
Loose lips sink Generals - and wars

...was intended to encourage Americans to keep quiet about any information pertaining to that war, could also apply to modern generals and their staffs. Gen. Stanley McChrystal's mistake was not indulging in - and allowing his aides to indulge in - locker...
Outside editorial: The generals need to get out of the way in Thailand

The generals who overthrew a democratically elected...triumph for the same forces that the generals objected to 15 months ago - they should...has been evident in the failure of the generals and their interim civilian government...
Celebrity captured in letters of famed

...Marilyn Monroe liked the champagne: "It arrived, I drank it, and I was gayer," she wrote to the German consulate general.Clyde Barrow had a soft spot for fast cars: "I have drove (sic) Fords exclusively when I could get away with one...
Constitution Day: The people, the press, and the public's right to know

In the summer of 1787, the nation's most influential lawyers, generals and politicians gathered in Philadelphia with a single purpose: To create a government that was ruled by the people instead of...
Martha Jacobs Benzel

...Native politics and was on the Tlingit and Haida Anchorage Community Council for several years and as a delegate to the T & H General Assembly; was a member of the original Alaska Native Health Board, for the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. She...
Top general: US should consider embedding troops in Iraq

...the next several months, the U.S. should consider embedding American troops with the Iraqis, the Army's retiring top general said Wednesday.Gen. Raymond Odierno, who retires as Army chief of staff on Friday, said the U.S. forces would not be...
Regional News
Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...asked which Republican would be the strongest opponent in the general election - Ohio Gov. John Kasich. Two of the superdelegates...thought would be their party's strongest opponent in the general election. Superdelegates can support the candidate of their...
Ballot measure reaches half of signature goal

...state law, the campaign must gather 28,545 signatures - 10 percent of the number of Alaskans who participated in the last general election. Those signatures must be spread across the state: 30 of 40 house districts must submit signatures equaling at least...


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