ANCHORAGE - George Rickard drove commercial vehicles for 11 years. Then one day, he could no longer see, and his career came to a halt. Rickard lost vision due to diabetic retinopathy. But his working days are not behind him.
ANCHORAGE - Alaska's home construction continues to follow national patterns: first up, then down, now maybe up again.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - In the dead of winter, the air outside swings past zero on the Fahrenheit scale around the Anchorage area. Further north around Fairbanks, it gets even colder.
ANCHORAGE - Alaska's 477th Fighter Group can trace its roots directly to the famed Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. This heritage was honored when Lucasfilm gave select Reserve servicemen an early screening of the company's new film "Red Tails.
ANCHORAGE - It's not every day that an Alaskan business sets a national precedent, but a father-to-daughter transition has done just that. Dia Matteson has become the new president and director of Motorcycle Times Inc.
...2011, the Juneau Empire published an article by Jonathan Grass titled, "Studies show gender wage gap in Alaska...Couldn't you use an extra $31,200 a year?"Jonathan Grass noted in his article that, in Alaska, women head...
...additional cruise lines adding Juneau and Southeast to their itineraries. The full Juneau and Southeast Alaska Indicators 2010 report can be found at www.jedc.org. Contact Jonathan Grass at 523-2276 or email@example.com.
Audubon Alaska has released its 2010 Alaska WatchList for declining and vulnerable bird species and subspecies for the state, several of which fly throughout Southeast Alaska.
...Underground Motion Picture Society. Vernon said there's also a media club in the works. For more information, call the UAS School of Arts and Sciences at 796-6518. Contact Jonathan Grass at 523-2276 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
...but I think we just might," she said. "It's a great way to make more homes available," she said. "Affordable housing can be a real problem here." Contact Jonathan Grass at 523-2276 or at email@example.com.
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