http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Today in history

...capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic national convention in Chicago nominated Sen. Harry S. Truman to be vice president.On this date:In 1773, Pope Clement XIV issued an order suppressing the Society of Jesus...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21
Local
Today in History

...executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared.In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S. instrument of ratification for the United Nations Charter. The Soviet Union declared war against...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-08
Local
Today in history

...his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy town of St. Lo.In 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a Presidential Succession Act which placed the speaker of the House and the Senate president pro tempore next...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-18
Local
Today in History

...began in New York City to make way for the new permanent headquarters of the United Nations.In 1950, President Harry S. Truman named Gen. Douglas MacArthur commander-in-chief of United Nations forces in Korea. (Truman ended up sacking...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/today-history
Local
Juneau local awarded prestigious Truman Scholarship

...Juneau local and biology major at the University of Portland, was awarded a prestigious Truman Scholarship from the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation. Donohoe is only the second recipient of the scholarship from the University of Portland and...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-27/juneau-local-awarded-prestigious-tr
Neighbors
Best president of century? Truman

...me to study those who were presidents of the United States during the last 100 years. It is not difficult to pick Harry S. Truman as the best of the century. Give credit to Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, and recognize Franklin Delano...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121599/Ope_tru.html
Opinion
Bush's new chum, Putin

...he hopes the Bush remarks were more style than substance. As American presidents from Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman on have learned, it is not personalities and bonhomie that determine how Washington's relations with Moscow go...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061901/Ope_editorial.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...he hopes the Bush remarks were more style than substance. As American presidents from Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman on have learned, it is not personalities and bonhomie that determine how Washington's relations with Moscow go...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061901/Ope_editorial.shtml
This Day in History

...was first performed publicly, at the Civic Theatre in Chicago. In 1972, the 33rd president of the United States, Harry S. Truman, died in Kansas City, Mo. In 1996, 6-year-old beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey was found beaten and strangled...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122602/loc_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

...was first performed publicly, at the Civic Theatre in Chicago. In 1972, the 33rd president of the United States, Harry S. Truman, died in Kansas City, Mo. In 1974, comedian Jack Benny died in Los Angeles at age 80. In 1996, 6-year-old...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122604/sta_20041226011.shtml
News

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING