Ida Ann Barnack Throughout her life Ida carried on her father's commitment to Catholicism and immersed herself in the church community here in Juneau.Ida had a strong spirit and sense of adventure. In 1957 she graduated from the College of St. Scholastica with...
'We're here because we remember'

...there are people who fight for us. I wouldn't be here, they wouldn't be here, if it wasn't for those people fighting for us...observation is about," Hand said. "But we're here because we remember, and we believe in it."Declining...
When refugees arrive in US, here's what they can expect

...refugees.Refugees and migrants fleeing Syria and others countries often arrive in their new homes with little or nothing. Here's a look at what they can expect when they arrive in the U.S.:HOW MANY PEOPLE:Currently 70,000 refugees from around...
Nation and World
Review: The sad beauty of 'Cabin, Clearing, Forest'

...hypothermia.Ask someone who grew up here about the threats he experienced or the point for those who don't live here - he's an extraordinary writer.The...his adulthood (he now lives in Maine). Here Falcon's characters pace around like...
Empire Editorial: We wish you were here, Mr. President

...Alaska, President Obama!We wish you were here.Sure, we're happy to send a reporter...but we think you'd be much happier here in Juneau. After all, you've said your...Coast Guard has its Alaska headquarters here in Juneau, and they're the ones who...
Walter Soboleff retrospective

...that you can read them on their own.)Here's one, though, that's indicative...I also believe that Walter is very much here today with us.... His compassion...there's some responsibility for all of us here to carry forward in his legacy... You...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...cannot legally block refugees from settling in their communities.Here's a look at where some state governors stand, and the hopes that the night of horror in Paris is not duplicated here." Jindal sent a letter to the White House on Saturday, demanding...
Nation and World
UAS yields key data for fishing industry

...long-term data that I collected from here to look at what kind of environmental variables...D. dissertations," Joyce says. "Here, you have the ability to interact with...exciting days like when it's pouring here in Juneau and you've got to manage the...
Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

...administration claims that the small numbers making their way here so far are being thoroughly investigated.The administration...Friday's carnage in the streets of Paris will not be repeated here. Some lawmakers pointed to indications that one of the Islamic...
Nation and World
Report: Big problems in DOC

...Bill Walker has accepted the resignation of the commissioner of corrections, he said Monday. (View the review in PDF format here)"I found it very troubling," Walker said Monday in a press conference unveiling the report. "The system is broken in many...


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