Sara B Peterson Roulston

...summers at the airport gift shop. During that time she participated in the Hootchinoo and Hotcakes Revue, initiated the Juneau Head Start Program and was an early member of the Juneau Douglas Unitarian Fellowship. In 1971 as she was preparing to accept a Fellowship...
Bills beat Jets in Ryan's return

...repeated, along with a flying headset, when Bacarri Rambo clinched it with a last-minute pick."Our guys stood on their heads and held them out of the end zone," said Ryan, who did not come out to the field during pregame warmups. "It felt weird...
Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

...rhinos, said Rosichon Ubaidilla, an animal taxonomy expert who heads the Zoology Center for Biological Research at the Indonesia...caused by the fires excludes emissions. Willem Rampangilei, head of the disaster mitigation agency, said tentative number is...
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From Australia to Zambia, slowing China economy causes pain

...workforce in half due to the lower prices of copper and less demand because China is no longer buying," said Juana Mejias, who heads the mine's local union. "Things are looking bad here in Chile."IndonesiaArbona Hutabarat of Bank Indonesia, the country's...
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Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

WASHINGTON - Speaker John Boehner is pressing ahead with one last deal as he heads for the exits, pushing to finalize a far-reaching, two-year budget agreement with President Barack Obama before handing Congress...
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Seniors give back to animal shelter

...entertaining the residents with a wagging tail and big brown eyes. Residents reach down from their wheelchairs and walkers to pet her head fondly, and two parakeets squawk from a cage in the hallway.When the opportunity arose to make gifts to donate to the Soldotna...
Senegal's islands on frontline of climate change

...and adjusting the peach and blue scarves intertwined around her head. "But I have no money and no land, so there's nowhere else...the same planet," said Aissata Dia, ActionAid Senegal's head of programs and policy."I just want them to visit our islands...
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My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...of this plan in 2014. So what is going on here?The plan Walker is proposing comes from Dr. Khalid Alsweilem. He was the head of the Saudi Arabian "Permanent Fund," known as the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), and is a fellow at Harvard...
Indonesia uses trained elephants to control forest fires

...burned areas in the national forest to ensure that fires don't reappear after smoldering beneath the peat.Supartono, the head of the Riau Forestry Division said the elephants had earlier been trained to help patrol forests to find people encroaching illegally...
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Chasing Shadows premiere, and a 2-hour lesson.Tickets are on sale now. Head to to buy in advance...the first ever Downtown Rail Jam is Saturday, November 28. Head to and for more information...


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