Fliers get a bit of relief as summer airfares fall

...and New Orleans are cheaper, but travelers heading to New York, Denver and San Francisco can expect to pay more.Even in Europe, it depends on the destination. Overall fares are down but it will cost more this summer to fly to cities like Amsterdam...
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Ketchikan resident accepts grandfather's WWII medal

...Schulte noted the significance of the Wiesenthal Center event during a time when anti-Semitism appears to be resurfacing in Europe and other parts of the world."Throughout time there always have been people who stood up and said and did the right...
Renowned artist Rie Munoz dies

...her younger years in Holland. She returned to the states in 1939 as the Second World War began - her parents were stuck in Europe until 1947. She studied art at Washington and Lee University in Virginia. Back in Los Angeles, she cultivated an interest...
Fairbanks electrician represents state in national competition

...but still is sorting through the paperwork to become officially licensed.He may pursue other goals, including a stay in Europe next year and possibly an engineering degree, but said he has no regrets about the direction the past four years have...
Gertrude Gulyas

...after retiring from teaching in 1993 when she and Paul enjoyed the interim years traveling for several months at a time in Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The latter two countries provided opportunities to meet several wonderful people who later...
Players withdraw complaint in Canada over World Cup turf

...has been suspended from the U.S. women's national team for 30 days and won't participate in matches next month in Europe.U.S. Soccer did not specify the reason for the suspension, announced Wednesday night. It comes after the arrest...
Destinations for 2015

...famous opera house, La Scala, normally closed in the summer, will host performances daily during the Expo.Elsewhere in Europe: Jan. 1 marks the day Lithuania officially adopts the euro as its currency. Pilsen, in the Czech Republic - home to...
Lindh scholarship looking for youth with spirit

...the U.S. Alpine Ski Team's Development Team at the age of 15.At 16, she was racing on the U.S. national team in Europe, beginning what would become 12 years of competition on the World Cup ski circuit. In 1986, she won the first of five...
My Turn: We need women in power to think like mothers

...Iceland, "are a thousand years' worth of emissions that would come from all of the vehicles, all of the manufacturing in Europe." Could it have been a gaffe that she's yet to correct, or is she choosing to ignore science? My worry is that even...
Fish skin leather used to create art appearing on high-end products from Prada, Nike, and Dior. Commercially produced salmon leather is made in mass in Europe and Chile, but in Alaska, it's still made by hand, one fish at time.Artist Joel Isaak slides his thumb along the...


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