Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic grounds and oil and gas drilling opportunities.On the eve of Friday's gathering, Canada's environment minister, Leona Aglukkaq, met with her Russian counterpart, Sergei Donskoi, and voiced displeasure with Moscow's ongoing military activity...
Leona Hettie "Nonie" Cramer

Former Juneau resident Leona Hettie (Jarvis) "Nonie" Cramer died April 11, 2010, in Rochester, Minn. She was 81. She was born on July 5, 1928, to...
Ketchikan denies Saxman rezoning request through conditional-use permits. That would have ushered in a way to provide affordable housing, Saxman administrator Leona Hafner said."For the people out in Saxman, to be able to afford a home is far and few between," she said.Several people...
What's happening this week, April 1 and others will show work that was made for them, including Della Cheney, Crystal Nelson, Millie Hall, Ben Coronell, Leona Santiago, and others. Attendees will see work from Southeast Alaska and the Interior as well as Haida and Tlingit artists...
Wearable Art of Place: Regalia

...and passed down as an important cultural item through five generations of Tlingit Kaagwaantaan women. Current "admiral," Leona Marie Santiago of the Gooch Hit in Haines and Klukwan, modeled the uniform, which once belonged to her great-great grandmother...
Maxine Ione Marston

...G-max or Max, as she was affectionately known) was born in Berthoud, Colorado on her parents' farm on December 1, 1922 to Leona M. (Klein) Van Galder and George Knipp Van Galder. She graduated 2nd in her class from Berthoud High School and attended...
Metlakatla man convicted of murder in aunt's death

...of first-degree murder in the death of his 67-year-old aunt.Prosecutors say William Buxton after an argument stabbed Leona Meely six times and slashed her throat.The Ketchikan Daily News ( reports Buxton did not react...
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Leona Koschmann

Longtime Alaska resident Leona Virginia Koschmann, 92, died Aug. 29, 2006, in Seattle. Sound off on the important issues at Born on June 8, 1914, in Winger...
Leona Marilyn DeSmet

Former Juneau resident Leona Marilyn DeSmet, 82, died July 18, 2006, in Santa Clara, Calif. Sound off on the important issues at Born on Aug. 13, 1923...
Williams' celebrate 50 years

Juneau residents Norman and Leona Williams celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 6, 2010. They were married on Feb. 6, 1960, in Hoonah. Two of their sons, August and Willie, with them happy anniversary and "many more."


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