Alaska State Troopers to use underwater sonar camera

...currently training with a submersible robotic camera that uses sonar to detect underwater objects -- or bodies.Troopers say it could be particularly handy when divers aren't available to search Alaska's murkey rivers.Similar equipment was used in...
Juneau Empire Obituaries - Juneau, AK | Juneau Empire

...Grusin... Pirates Say 'Arrr': Pirate Fact or Fiction Quiz It's that time of year again when we gather our mateys and say...cranks apart? We?ll give you a quote and you decide who said it: Ralph Kramden on "The Honeymooners" or Archie Bunker on...
Bruce Alan Nelson

...Photo says 325 lbs., but changed after it was measured by a Fish technician at the...knew there would be no way they could bring it into their 21 ft. Glasply, but they did...for his friends and family. Although, it was Josephine who benefited with the most...
One month on, wreck of tugboat Challenger isn't moving anytime soon

...boat sank in Gastineau channel, bits of it are starting to wash up.Spurred by wind...the water at low tide should get used to it - officials say the Challenger's owner...state doesn't have the money to remove it on its own."He's responded to our reaching...
Out of a trap, into a pickle

...remained faceless, and they've always gotten away with it. "It's an ongoing issue," Forrest said of such incidents...through "a number of coincidences" as his attorney put it, who had sprung several of his traps on Davies Creek trail...
Democratic debate a breakout chance for O'Malley, others

...up to the front-runners.And he knows it."This will really be the first time that...Secretary Clinton," O'Malley said."It's a very, very important opportunity...O'Malley said. "I think we can do it in a respectful way."Expect Chafee...
Nation and World
AMHS may explore selling Taku ferry

...the Taku first, and that's why we put it out of service," said Capt. John Falvey...that point yet, Falvey stressed, saying it's a "conversation that's got to happen...the Taku, and "everything from selling it to trying to run it again" is on the table...
State | Local
Wings of Alaska sold

...said with a quick laugh and a smile. "My grand ambition is not to run a national airline; it's to run this airline the way it should be."And the way it should be run, in Cole's view, means putting the needs of Southeast Alaska communities...
Princeton economist wins Nobel

...effectiveness of aid programs. And on Monday, it earned him the Nobel prize in economics...Princeton to win the Nobel in economics since it was first given in 1969."That lightning...Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel in 1895; it was established generations later as a memorial...
Nation and World
State: About 285 same-sex couples wed in past year

...Matthew Hamby, a plaintiff in the Alaska case, called it gratifying "to have played a small role in standing...Constitution.When the lawsuit was filed in May 2014, it was unclear how long it would take for the issue to be sorted out nationally...


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