Janet Mary Bukovich-Underwood

...Rudy and Marjorie Bukovich, Janet was raised in Ketchikan, Alaska and graduated from Ketchikan High School in 1967. In 1969, Janet married Robert (Tiny) Underwood from Ketchikan. They had one son, Lewis Donald Underwood. Her husband, a...
Roger Goodell's mission to measure up

...a neophyte correspondent for Newsday), came to the Senate as a staunch supporter of the U.S. war in Vietnam.But in 1969, Goodell's view of the Vietnam War sharply changed. The catalyst was an event at Cornell University, where a panel...
Alaska Science Forum: Minto earthquakes then, now and tomorrow a site about 25 miles away known as Old Minto. Villagers moved from Old Minto to here above the Tolovana River flats in 1969. With the relocation, Bergman Silas said, they entered a world with electricity, TVs and telephones."Before, we...
'Dream team' of artists assembled for Soboleff Center

...grandson of Haida artist Charles Edenshaw, Davidson carved and raised the first totem pole in Massett in nearly 90 years in 1969, when he was 22. An apprentice of Bill Reid, Davidson is known for his carvings, sculpture and contemporary paintings...
Balash heads to Japan with BP to market LNG

...has historic status as a "foundation LNG supplier to Japan" through the ConocoPhillips Kenai LNG plant that provided, in 1969, the first shipments of LNG to Japan. The plant continues to ship LNG to Japan made from Cook Inlet natural gas.In...
Today in sports history the same year since Rod Laver won a true Grand Slam in 1969.2013 - Jim Furyk becomes the sixth player in PGA the same year since Rod Laver won a true Grand Slam in 1969. 2013 - Jim Furyk becomes the sixth player in PGA Tour...
My Turn: In memoriam Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...anthology of Finnish literature in translation.It looked, in the 1960s, as if his future lay in European studies. But in 1969 he was hired to teach literature at a young, small, and remarkably ecumenical institution called Alaska Methodist University...
Maxine Lois Savland Johnson

...Savland and they made their family home in Hoonah. Maxine and Joar had two children; Stanley, born in 1964 and Andy in 1969. Maxine worked 22 years as a Magistrate in Hoonah while Joar fished, trapped and hunted. Maxine served several terms...
Today in Sports History

...crew members, however, died.)In 1945, Ho Chi Minh declared Vietnam an independent republic. (Ho died on this date in 1969.)In 1964, one of America's most decorated military heroes of World War I, Medal of Honor recipient Alvin C. York...
Southeast Unplugged

...the principal factor in at least 100 cable interruptions," wrote oceanographers Bruce Heezen and G. Leonard Johnson in 1969.Anchors dropped by fishing boats broke cables, fishing trawls broke cables, even whales rooting in the seafloor broke...
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