Martha Jacobs Benzel

...full of life and active to the very end. She loved the Mariners, the Seahawks and all sports. Often family and friends would go to visit and could hear her cheering for her favorite team through the front door. She loved visiting family and friends and...
Alaska governor says refugee vetting process 'stringent'

JUNEAU - Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says refugees seeking to come to the U.S. must go through a "stringent" process.His office says Walker was among the governors who participated in a briefing with officials...
Chasing Shadows premiere, Chasing Shadows, at the Rockwell Ballroom Nov. 15 - show times at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. All proceeds for this event go to the Eaglecrest Foundation.Since 1949, winter has started with Warren Miller. This fall, launch your ski and snowboard...
SHI joins forces with Any Given Child

...annually at the Walter Soboleff Building. Starting in November, all second-grade students in the Juneau School District will go on annual arts excursions to the Walter Soboleff Building to learn about the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian cultures. The event...
Kenai Peninsula College prepares to go smoke-free

KENAI - The University of Alaska system's ban on tobacco products will go into effect by the end of the year, including at Kenai Peninsula College campuses and extension sites.The new policy, which...
Kubiak benches Manning for Bears game an awesome birthday present if we can go get a win," Osweiler said Monday a few...he's up there today and he wants to go, he wants to do everything he can for team to get better and get ready to go play."The only time Manning ever missed...
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Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...stern talking to."We had a sense we could go where we wanted," Lund said. Her grandfather...that if Lund didn't behave she couldn't go to school the next day."I remember the November I turned 5 I was so excited I could go to first grade that I ran all the way...
Empire Editorial: Alaska's prison system is killing Alaskans

...woke up, he was sober and angry. He wanted out. He wanted to go home.He had been accused of no crime, and under state law, he...more than a year;? Newly hired corrections officers sometimes go months without attending the training academy;? Medical and...
More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport can expect more congested highways this year.During the long holiday weekend, 46.9 million Americans are expected to go 50 miles or more from home, the highest number since 2007, according to travel agency and car lobbying group AAA. That would...
Nation and World
Snow hits Colorado, could bring tornadoes to south

...and a nearby frontage road on Tuesday as strong winds blew snow across the road."I've got to go to Liberal, Kansas, and this is the best way to go. So I came this way not realizing that they were shutting the roads down, that it was that bad...
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