Kenai Peninsula municipalities hope to host upcoming fish board meetings

...Voices are raised because people are passionate about subsistence fishing," he said. "It is about time the meeting is here."? Dan Balmer is a reporter for the Peninsula Clarion. He can be reached at
Continuing First Friday exhibits

...Empty Chair" exhibit tells the stories of the Japanese who were evacuated from Juneau during World War II and those who settled here afterwards. The "Empty Chair" refers to a seat left unfilled at the June 1942 Juneau High School graduation ceremony representing...
Wozniacki outlasts Sharapova in US Open

...year, including her come-from-behind second-round victory here.The fifth-seeded Sharapova's loss leaves No. 1 Serena Williams...though.As Wozniacki deadpanned, "I have a pretty big tournament here that I kind of want to try and win."
Vessel name honors Wash. mudslide victims, rescuers

...Christina Jefferds' body. Four days later, Sanoah's body was found."It felt almost impossible because if my mom was right here, my daughter couldn't have been that far away," she said.Sanoah often slept in Huestis' bed with her and trying to adjust...
Review: 'Girls of Atomic City'

...The enemy is looking for information. Guard your talk."And my personal favorite:"What you see here,What you do here,What you hear here,When you leave here,Let it stay here."Amid this secrecy and stress, private lives went on...
Reflecting on a just wage this Labor Day weekend

...The cost of food on Prince of Wales Island is different than here in Juneau. In order to provide what is proper, we have to the strength and prosperity of our country over the years. Here in Alaska, we have been blessed with a fairly strong economy...
Upstart challenges congressional veteran

...Dunbar said recently, "where people realize this is a real race here, and that he can be defeated."Young has been the state' 2008, coming in a close second."Don Young is a fixture here," Alaska Republican Party chairman Peter Goldberg said...
Top 5 races to watch in the West

...GOP Rep. David Valadao is looking stronger and stronger in California's 21st District, at least in this midterm election.Here are the top five races to watch in the West this year:Alaska Senate. The race clarified last week when former Department of...
Literacy from the get-go

...Library since birth," Lyon said. "So that is pretty amazing."The last book the children receive is "Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!" A forward in the book, from Dolly Parton, offers final words of encouragement for participants in the program...
Runners blister Treadwell Trails at Capital City Invitational

...really took turns, from their time trials last week, at the finish again," Ellefson said. "Riley had a pretty great race here today but it is really about keeping these guys continuing to improve and stay injury-free and healthy. They are running really...


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