Oregon man, 24, dies in 1,000-foot fall from Mount Yukla

...People who knew Marshall, 24, described him as an experienced climber who loved the outdoors."It was in his blood," Heidi Medema, 24, told the Oregonian. "It was something he had to do, something he loved to do. The mountains were where he...
Walker: Ousted board members had oily ties

...members Dave Cruz, a construction company owner from Palmer; Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Heidi Drygas; and acting Department of Commerce Commissioner Fred Parady will meet as scheduled, but Walker asked the group not...
State | Local | AK legislature
AGDC board seeks clarity on confidentiality pacts

...because you used that data to back up the assumptions you made during your analysis," Fauske said.State labor commissioner Heidi Drygas said not signing the agreement creates a predicament. But Drygas said she is confident there will be a way forward that...
Photos: Entangled in protest

...had the idea of holding the protest after seeing the campus' whale sculpture, Spike, covered in Christmas lights. The students are all in Assistant Professor of Marine Biology Heidi Pearson's "Discussions in Marine Mammalogy" class.
Recent births

...Oliver Mariner Stephens, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Hannah and Paul Stephens on Dec. 12, 2014? A daughter, Hannah Isabelle Davis, weighing 6 lbs. 7 oz., was born to Heidi and Nathan Davis on Dec. 13, 2014.
So far, 3 of 14 commissioners chose Juneau

...kept on from the Parnell administration, but their appointments have not been finalized.Department of Labor Commissioner Heidi Drygas, who was appointed by Walker on Dec. 19, will be in Juneau during the legislative session but hasn't yet had talks...
Local | AK legislature
Former Don Young challenger is new admin commissioner

...Larry Hartig, Department of Environmental Conservation? Valerie Davidson, Department of Health and Social Services? Heidi Drygas, Department of Labor and Workforce Development? Craig W. Richards, Department of Law? Mark Myers, Department...
Local | AK legislature
Today in sports history

...points by an individual player in a game by scoring six touchdowns and kicking seven extra points for 43 points.1968 - The "Heidi" television special starts on time and cuts off the NBC broadcast of the Oakland-New York Jets game in the final minutes...
The indie bestseller list

...Christina Baker Kline4. Still Life With Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen5. The Best American Short Stories 2014 by Jennifer Egan, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.)6. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie7. The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman8. The Luminaries...
Fairbanks public school district settles sexual-assault lawsuit

...significant institutional and personnel changes that will help ensure that those mistakes are not repeated."School board President Heidi Haas said the district will continue to improve how it investigates allegations against employees.Before mediation, the school...


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