Speak up for safety in honor of Workers' Memorial Day

...workforce, and hopefully one year soon we can honor Workers' Memorial Day by all workers coming home to their families.? Geoffrey Bacon is a Douglas resident and a field representative with the Alaska Public Employees Association. He is submitting this...
Astronomer resigns over sexual harassment

...sexually harassed female students over many years, two top administrators said.The university immediately accepted professor Geoffrey Marcy's resignation, according to a statement from Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks and Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost...
Nation and World
Agency nixes proposed walrus rafts

...wildlife advocacy group to place experimental rafts over a prime Chukchi Sea feeding area 100 miles off Alaska's coast, Geoffrey Haskett, Alaska regional director for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, said in a letter Monday."We do not think...
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...a former cop for the city of Klawock on Prince of Wales Island, and in a separate case, U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Geoffrey Michael Barela.Prosecutors with the Anchorage-based Office of Special Prosecutions and Appeals alleged in charging court...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6

...Cup Classic under the lights Churchill Downs. Zenyatta entered the race hoping to improve to 20-0 on her career.2011 - Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya shatters the course record in the New York City Marathon and Firehiwot Dado makes a stunning comeback for her...
Attorneys don't buy state's argument on land-into-trust lawsuit

...Alaska Natives and American Laws" (3rd edition)? Nicole Borromeo, Alaska Federation of Natives general counsel? Geoffrey Strommer, partner at Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker LLP, lead author on "Placing Land Into Trust in Alaska" in the spring...
Photo: BP Teacher of the Year

Glacier Valley Elementary teacher Geoffrey Wyatt slides with his son, Lucas, 4, during an outing with his and Ellen Canapary's third-grade classes up Mount Roberts...
On Writing: Telling the Story

Our first great storyteller in English, Geoffrey Chaucer, knew how to tell a story badly. In The Canterbury Tales, Chaucer portrays a group of pilgrims telling each other stories...
Catching up with the Teacher of the Year

Glacier Valley Elementary teacher Geoffrey Wyatt was named one of 33 BP Teachers of the Year for 2014. The award came with a $500 grant, which he used to take two classes...
Recent births for Dec. 30, 2014-Jan. 7

...born to Katherine Williams on Dec. 30, 2014.? A son, Sylas Stutz, weighing 7 lb. 9 oz., was born to Krysta Gillen and Geoffrey Stutz on Dec. 30, 2014.? A son, Elliot Michael Fanning, weighing 8 lb. 12 oz., was born to Christine and Luke Fanning...


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