Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...demonstrated a fundraising prowess that rivals Begich's.But unlike Begich, who was born and raised in Alaska, Sullivan hails from Ohio. Sullivan's wife, however, is from Alaska and his roots here date to the 1990s. Sullivan also has spent much...
Southeast Alaska State Fair event schedule

...Parks Highway Band, 9:30 p.m., main stage. Ukulele Russ hails from Fairbanks, but he and his band are ready to take the ukulele...B, 7:30 p.m., main stage. This American Soul artist hails from Tennessee.Vagabond Swing, 8:30 p.m., main stage...
Hail to the chief who hails from the West

...more authentic Southerner, the man from Hope. Another ex-veep, Dan Quayle, has obviously been paying attention. Quayle hails from Indiana - clearly, undeniably part of the Midwest. When the Hoosier decided to run for president, though, he upped...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Parade hails Boozer 3/27/98

...Basketball Team - one of the most prestigious awards in high school basketball. BRIAN WALLACE / THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Parade hails Boozer Last modified at 2:47 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 1998 By MIKE STEWART THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Carlos Boozer's...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Juneau school hails Filipino culture, history 4/19/98

...left to right are Jonas Malalang, Valerie Ramirez and Donna Delapaz. BRIAN WALLACE / THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Juneau school hails Filipino culture, history Last modified at 11:19 a.m. on Sunday, April 19, 1998 By MAC METCALFE FOR THE JUNEAU...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Juneau's new tourism official hails from Michigan shores 6/26/98

...and one from Seattle. Pearson also would not say how much Mazor will be paid, but did say his salary is ``not significantly different from what past directors have made.'' Juneau's new tourism official hails from Michigan shores
'Frankenfish' labeling admendment advanced by Congressional committee

...Frankenfish refers to a genetically-engineered breed of fish developed to grow twice as fast as natural salmon. Murkowski, who hails from a region heavily invested in fishing and logging, has long been an opponent of the fish."If the FDA continues with...
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Dismissal a victory for Angoon

The recent subsistence fishing violation dismissal from Sitka Judge David George hails as a victory for the subsistence community of Angoon. "Our Way of Life" as indigenous peoples has been violated and scrutinized...
Living and Growing: On Praying

...of bed in the morning I let myself fall onto my knees, which makes it easy to pop off a quick one - the Lord's Prayer or a Hail Mary - but for any kind of sustained prayerfulness, I am useless. But "useless" isn't really the right word for it either...
The story behind Juneau's 'iron' throne

...the greatest fire the north has ever seen," one commenter wrote."The north got their own throne," another joked."All hail the great Pallet Throne," someone commented."WHAT did that poor boy do to deserve this?!?" another said, in reference...


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