Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

January 14, 1919 July 26, 2015Dr. George Harry lived a rich and joyful life for...He was born in Portland, OR in 1919 to George, Sr. and Florence (Maille) Harry...Ichthyology. World War II began soon after George received a master's degree from Michigan...
Virginia Ginny, Ginna Sue Copland DVM

...61, passed away July 25, 2015 at Bartlett Regional Hospital, in Juneau, Alaska. Sue was born in Duncan, Oklahoma to George Victor Copland Jr. and Martha Rosalee Shock Copland. She received her DVM from Oklahoma State University Veterinary School...
John Mark Kinney

...Shageluk; travelling, between the villages by boat in summer and dog team in winter. He also spent a year as rector of St. George's in Cordova, Alaska. John returned to Texas (with 3 children-Laura, daughter Shawn and son Mark) and served as a priest...
Helen Betty Fleming

...Wanda when she got home from work.Helen was preceded in death by her beloved husband Roy Raymond Fleming (1980), her father George Marvin Semler (1974), and her mother Myrtle Ollie Semler (1997). She is survived by her sister MaryLou Thorn of Mesa...
Joseph Murphy

...stepfather, Suzanne and Willie Joseph, siblings Kathy Tebbits (Lonnie) and family, Franklin Murphy, John Murphy, and George Murphy as well as a large extended family throughout Alaska.Condolences can be sent to Tammy Jablonski, 8477 Thunder Mtn...
From Mount McKinley to Mount Denali

...of years. The National Park Service says the first recorded reference to the mountain was made in 1794 by British explorer George Vancouver. Forty years later, Russian Creole explorer Andrew Glazunov noted in a journal that he saw a "great mountain called...
Kanye for 2020? White House welcomes rapper's political bid

...isn't the first time the outspoken Chicago rapper has dabbled in talk of politics. West is noted for criticism of President George W. Bush and the federal government's response after Hurricane Katrina. He has also compared the world's fascination with...
Regional News
Injunction against federal water rule may expand

...ambiguity in the law and actually makes it easier for the states to manage some waterwaysErickson, who was appointed by President George W. Bush in 2003, said in his ruling last week that the EPA had exceeded its authority in issuing the regulation.
Mount Roberts Tram record survives another year

...was at the finish line when Bursell reached the cross. Race officials arrived in time to record the finishes of second place George Johnson (34:12) and third place Eran Hood (34:40). Dave Pusich had the previous record set in 2003 (32:30). Anchorage's...
Alaska Science Forum: Spillways of an ancient Alaska lake

...carcass of a pygmy whitefish. The pilot had found it in Lake George, at the head of the Knik River in the Chugach Mountains.Wiedmer...remnants of Lake Atna. Had Lake Atna water somehow reached Lake George?Wiedmer was working on a different project in the Matanuska...


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