House votes to keep highway spending level, ignores warnings

...the Transportation Department stop posting safety ratings of trucking and bus companies. Industry officials say the department's methodology is flawed and unfair.___Follow Joan Lowy on Twitter at
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Rhea finds home with Seattle Storm

...receiving all-academic accolades.Rhea transferred her senior season (2010-11) to Seattle University to play for coach Joan Bonvicini. After sitting out a year, Rhea, chosen as the team's captain, led the Redhawks to the semifinals of the Women's...
Illinois mom who watched 3 kids drown fights for new family

...this freight train of evidence is bearing down on three current children who must be protected," Assistant State's Attorney Joan Pernecke told the judge, according to transcripts of the hearing.Attorneys for Amanda, 39, and Leo Ware, 49, said the...
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Big 3 airlines flexing their political muscle in Washington

...industry." But more work needs to be done, he said, to counter the perception that now that the industry is profitable, "that is somehow a bad thing."___Follow Joan Lowy on Twitter at
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Wanda Jean Brown

...gave birth to her first two children, Joan and Milt III, at the West Point Military...Dodge station wagon with four-year-old Joan, almost three-year-old Milt III...all of North Carolina; her daughter, Joan Brown of Juneau, AK; her son, Milt Brown...
Recent Births

...weighing 6 lbs. 9 oz., was born to Taylor Aguilar and Nicolae Johnson of Juneau on Sept. 24, 2015.? A daughter, RomiAnne Joan Johnson, weighing 8 lbs. 7 oz., was born to Lorenda McKinley and Frank Johnson of Kake on Sept. 25, 2015. ? A daughter...
"Read Local: An Alaska Book Week Celebration" to be held Oct. 10

...Carrie Enge ("Crab Bait"), Aleria Jensen ("A Soldier's Station", one of the 2015 Poems in Place elections) and Joan Kane ("Cormorant Hunter's Wife," "Hyperboreal"), as well as a special announcement by Alaska Writer Laureate Frank...
Sean Tracey to perform new music at Paradise dinner concert

...November. The concert will be paired with a "Northern Entrees/Southern Sides" dinner prepared by Paradise owner and chef Joan Deering. The menu includes cross-sound coho salmon (Northern Entrees), served with bacon green beans, corn bread, and...
Anchorage Museum to bring panel of artists to Arctic Circle Assembly in Iceland

...literature, while exploring its connection to the global Arctic within the context of science and research. Panelists include:? Joan Kane (Inupiaq), a writer and poet who is the author of "The Cormorant Hunter's Wife" and "The Straits," for which she...
Award-winning author of Alaska stories to visit Haines in Alaska. "There are a lot of great writers living in Alaska and writing great work," she said, naming Nancy Lord, Joan Naviyuk Kane, Heather Lende and Seth Kantner, among others. Moustakis will be in Haines Sept. 18-20, hosted by the Haines...


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