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Juneau Empire Story Archive colonial times. The word itself might come from the mispronunciation of the word country, said John Laskey, a Juneau dentist and a member of the dance group. When Laskey first heard about contra dancing in Juneau during the 1980s he thought...
My turn: Engineering consent for fluoridation in Juneau

...regardless of how much he knows, or doesn't know." If water fluoridation were truly about medical science, more Juneau dentists and doctors would have attended the lectures by Hardy Limeback last week. As a member of a focused panel on the toxicity...
Letter included outdated information

...had one troubling aspect: Some of the information on optional ingestion of fluoride, provided by a consortium of Juneau dentists, was dated from 2001, and, not surprisingly, was obsolete. In particular, Swope's letter, quoting this outdated...
Skagway Medical Corporation to make changes

...corporation is also looking to ways to provide dental services to Skagway. Its lease with Dr. William Coller, the Juneau dentist who has been offering dental services at the clinic, expired in October. Wasmer said not to expect a hospital in...
Where can the working poor find dental care?

...There should be provisions for people like me." Many Juneau dentists are sympathetic but not all agree with Campbell's...collect on a first visit." The Empire asked all 16 Juneau dentists and the SEARHC Dental Clinic to answer two questions...
State short on dentists for poor

...nutrition, possibly because their parents didn't learn good dental care themselves. Weaver said it's not that Juneau dentists don't want to help. ``Everyone in town is always willing to see immigrants, people with no money, charity work...
Survivors help beat the odds a prostate cancer survivor who is coordinating the finish chute for the women's race. Dr. Mike McKrill, a Juneau dentist whose office is only three blocks from Barrett's, plans to compete in his first Prostate Cancer Run since being...
Mother, son revisit Juneau 18 years after disappearance

...fairy tale that I lived another life here,'' she said. Fortmeyer's father was Norman Riddell, a well-known Juneau dentist from 1958 to about 1979. He had an office in the Mendenhall Apartments building and eventually sold his practice...
Mendenhall wetlands play vital role to the area

...most compelling presentations of the legislative process came from the late Dr. Norman Ridell, a highly respected Juneau dentist who was later to lose his life in a plane crash. He recalled for the committee what he called `golden moments...
Juneau nixes fluoridation

...fluoride in the water system you are doing a lot of harm to a lot of children's teeth," said Lon Anderson, a Juneau dentist. Deborah Erickson, the acting director of the state Division of Public Health, warned against misinformation about...


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