Leonard Franklin Hallingstad a gift.So much you have passed onto us; We are shaped by you,And your belief in family and God.With your zeal of life and hope,We are your legacy of love.Obituary at flintofts.comA khoo.eex to take place in the Fall of 2015
CBJ holds hope to sell lot for housing

The City and Borough of Juneau isn't ready to give up the downtown North Franklin Parking Lot unless it can be sure it will go towards housing. "The way the property is sitting right now, it's being inefficently used," Mayor Merrill Sanford said.
Letter to the Editor: End rapists' parental rights

...situation a top priority. People march, wave banners, lecture children, all in an effort to create public awareness. We hope for positive change, as rape is a serious crime. In fact, most would place it in the top two crimes, along with murder...
"King of Fish" Book Drop lands in Petersburg

...River Drainage and Y-K delta. Previous book drops have happened in Kodiak, Homer, Fairbanks, Palmer and Juneau."Our hope is that this book will encourage Alaskans to not only see salmon with fresh eyes, but teach them something new and help them...

...and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. "Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive...
Charles McVicker

...started his successful career as a commercial fisherman. He gillnetted and trolled the waters of Southeastern Alaska in the F/V Hope, F/V Capon, F/V Kibitzer and the F/V Grayhound for 32 consecutive years. He also crewed for the newly operating Alaska...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 3, 2015

...Thursday through Sunday was a welcome sight. This winter has been far too warm and wet for outdoor skiing adventures, but we can hope that spring will bring sun enough to brighten the trails, fishing holes and campsites across Southeast.Thumbs down to isolation...
Ending a life of suffering

...kind of devastating loss. I'm pretty sure he never lost a wife. Why did she have to go though that last month, when all hope was lost? She could have been relieved of her pain and suffering, but because it's against the law for a doctor, or even...
Letter to the Editor: Lawmakers have chance to combat sexual violence abortion, contraception and sexual education become highly politicized, Alaskans lose out on critical care. It is my hope that lawmakers this session can work to implement smart initiatives - like comprehensive sex education in high schools and programs...
Free vision screening March 7

...a statement that providing free vision screening to children is the most important and rewarding work they do as Lions. They hope that any child who missed their vision screening efforts at school, last month at the mall, or want to have their eyes re-checked...


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